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.

Crassula species unidentified

Possibly one of a number of Australian Crassula species growing locally.  [Beadle, FNSW].

  • Crassula helmsii (Kirk) Cockayne
  • Crassula purpurata (Hook.f.) Domin
  • Crassula sieberana (Schultes) Druce
  • Crassula macrantha (Hook.f.) Diels & E.Pritz.


Horticultural & Botanical History

No data.


History at Camden Park

Listed in the 1850 and 1857 catalogues [H.86/1850].



Published Feb 07, 2009 - 04:23 PM | Last updated Oct 20, 2011 - 05:13 PM

Family Crassulaceae
Region of origin


Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Crassula sp. 


Confidence level low