The Bromeliads, like Cacti and Agavaceae are a New World family.
Cissus is one of the largest genera of succulents, and one of the weirdest. Cyphostemma is a member of the Vitaceae or grape family.
Euphorbia is one of the largest of the succulent plant families. The genus Euphorbia is found throughout the tropics and semi tropics around the world, with some members of the family growing well into temperate regions.
Most of these are from Mexico, although they occur in the southern United States and into South America.
Two related genera native to South Africa that grow in a Mediterranean like environment with winter-rainfall; similar to that of Southern California.
A genus native to Africa containing about four hundred species of flowering succulent plants.
Three related genera from Africa.
A genus of at least 28 species of small clumping leaf succulents from South Africa.