Exotic Succulent/Cactus, January’s Plant of the Month

After many years without flowering my Huernia, an exotic orbea variegata cactus, just put out a flower!

This beautiful smelly flower mimics the look and smell of rotten meat in an attempt to get the flies to pollinate it.
This beautiful smelly flower on my succulent mimics rotten meat in an attempt to get the flies to pollinate it Watercolour of succulent with smelly flower – the fleshy stalks turn purple on the ends if there is a lot of light.
Watercolour of succulent with smelly flower Acrylic painting of a cactus/succulent with a smelly flower.
Acrylic painting of a cactus/succulent with a smelly flower

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