It's a succulent leaf, thicker than spinach, but when you chew and eat it, it tastes identical to a raw oyster.
Gloria is a role as succulent, meaty, and challenging as they come.
Its inventor, Keizo Shimamoto, tells Marlow Stern the story of this succulent creation.
Any of various plants having fleshy leaves or stems that store water. Cacti and the jade plant are succulents. Succulents are usually adapted to drier environments and display other characteristics that reduce water loss, such as waxy coatings on leaves and stems, fewer stomata than occur on other plants, and stout, rounded stems that minimize surface area.