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Author: Hellmut R. Toelken, 1987
Origin:  Eastern Little Karoo, South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  4 Centimetres
Height:  35-45 Centimetres
Flower:  Yellow
Propagate:  Seeds/Cuttings
Names:  -
Synonyms:  Cacalia papillaris, L.
Kleinia papillaris,
Senecio papillaris,
cacalioides, Christian Friedrich Ecklon & Zeyh.
Tylecodon papillaris,

This member of the Crassulaceae family was given this name by
Hellmut R. Toelken in 1987. It is found in eastern Little Karoo, South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The stem will grow up to four centimetres in diameter and 35 centimetres height and even up to 45 centimetres in better conditions than the wild. The flowers are yellow.

The genera name is an anagram of Cotyledon; a closely-related genus. The species name means 'looking like Cacalia, a genus in the Asteraceae family - must be Cacalia kleinia.