National Geographic : 1949 Jun
0 National Geographic Society " "Cat and Kittens" Spring from Rocks Close to Booming Surf This cluster of sempervivums is one of many which the author found at Patrick's Point State Park, Califor nia--all within surf-spray distance of the scene shown on page 764. The plant is a member of the stonecrop family. It grows amid boulders and on faces of cliffs. 106 l,odachromes by Stewart Anderson 4 Even the "Basket" Itself Is Cactus a Cholla Skeleton Lewis Walmsley, owner of Soledad Gardens in San Diego, presented the display to visiting easterners. The succulents include aloe, sedum. euphorbia, bishop's-cap, elephant shrub, and others with technical names such as Mesembryanthemnum uncinatnm.