Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of some 30 genera and 900 species of succulent herbs or small shrubs, usually annual.  [FNSW].  Represented in the Hortus by a few ornamental species.

Plants in this Family

  1. Sedum sieboldii Hort. ex G.Don
  2. Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
  3. Echeveria species unidentified
  4. Crassula species unidentified
  5. Crassula falcata Wendl.
  6. Crassula ciliata L.
  7. Crassula acutifolia Lam.
  8. Cotyledon orbiculata L.