Aloinopsis

 

Aloinopsis is a relatively small genus of Mesembryanthemum from South Africa. The genus name stands for "similar to an Aloe". These plants have a rather large tuberous root system, it is occasionally raised for its looks. They tend to make more heads when they are raised.

Most of the Aloinopsis are winter growers, and they can be fussy about too much water at the wrong time.

Species and varieties
Aloinopsis luckhoffii
Aloinopsis malherbei (Giant Jewel Plant)
Aloinopsis peersii
Aloinopsis rosulata
Aloinopsis rubrolineata
Aloinopsis schooneesii
Aloinopsis setifera
Aloinopsis aloides synonym of Nananthus aloides
Aloinopsis hilmarii synonym of Deilanthe hilmarii
Aloinopsis vittata synonym of Nananthus vittatus

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