The Hidden Half

Welcome to a World of Arid Plants 

In this section the Hidden Half explores the varieties of plant root systems which occur in arid regions.

For cacti and succulents, survival in arid conditions can create a wide variety of environmental adaptations, but what do you know about the hidden half of these plants?  Let’s explore…

Image of the leaves of a Calico Heart plant
Echeveria elentior coming soon
Sedum clavatum coming soon
Rebutia flavistyla coming soon


The Hidden Half

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University of Nottingham
Loughborough, Leics, U.K.
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