One of the largest genera of succulents, and one of the weirdest.
There are around 200 species in the genus, most from Mexico, some from the southern United States and into South America.
Both genera are from South Africa and are closely related.
Aloe, is a genus containing about four hundred species of flowering succulent plants. The most common and well known of these is Aloe vera, or "true aloe".
Succulents entered as miniatures include representatives from almost every family, and a list would be far too long to print.
From northern Africa and islands close by. They produce succulent rosettes of waxy leaves, generally at the end of naked stems.
A genus of at least 28 species of small clumping leaf succulents from South Africa.
Aizoaceae or Ficoidaceae (the fig-marigold family or ice plant family) contains 135 genera and about 1900 species, largely endemic to Southern Africa.
The name means "Thick Foot". Native to only Southern Africa and Madagascar.
A large genus of succulents native from the mountains of Mexico to northwestern South America.