String of Beads
This plant is native to South Africa. This plant grows best in partial shade with bright light. Though referred to as String of Beads, The leaves are more the shape of footballs with darker colored veins creating a very nice pattern. When this plant is grown in enough bright light the leaves turn a reddish/purple color that is very striking. The veins in the leaves can also change color in different lighting conditions. This plant is related to String of Pearls (Senecio rowleyanus) and String of Bananas (Senecio radicans) This plant needs light water when growing and let it dry out during the dormant time. The flower color is white.