The Crassulaceae Family (aka Orpine) is a family of succulent flowering plants found throughout the world. The plants tend to have bizarre, large succulent leaves. They are popular in gardens and are often used as ground cover or as decorations. The family includes about 1,400 species in 33 genera.
The Crassulaceae family includes Jade Plants, Hens and Chicks, and the Sedum.