The old name Tacitus bellus is still largely used in the nurseries. Graptopetalum bellum differs from the other Graptopetalum by its large flowers that have lips around the carpels. Most botanists now think that the difference is not enough to justify putting this plant in a different genus

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Tacitus bellus

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