|Author: ||Karl von
Central, South-West Namibia
Green - White
Cotyledon schuldtiana, Karl von Poellnitz, 1936.
Adromischus schuldtianus, Karl von Poellnitz, 1940.
This member of the Crassulaceae
family was given this name by Karl von
Poellnitz in 1940. It is only found in
Namibia, growing in grit or well drained soil with little water and
some sun. The caudex will grow to five centimetres or more, the
whole plant to eight centimetres. The slim trumpet flowers are pale
green and white. The plant can be reproduced both by seeds and
The genera name
means 'thick' or 'fat' referring to the leaf stalks. The species
name for Mr. Schuldt, a German plant enthusiast.