Native to the rainforests of Brazil, it roots readily and is Root rot is a common problem among specimens sat in too dark environments with prolonged soil moisture. Get the best deals for string of turtles at eBay.com. Product information Manufacturer Hirt's Gardens ASIN B07SG77CBD Customer Reviews: 3.0 out of 5 stars 4 ratings. It is called so due to the strings on the leaves resembling turtle skin patches. … Trim as needed. The string of turtles is easy to propagate from stem cuttings. Its tiny, beautiful, shell-like turtle print leaves are fleshy and succulent to the touch, emerging along creeping, pinkish vines. I was absolutely amazed by the fantastic packaging; not one leaf was knocked off even going through quarentine to Tasmania. 100% would recommend Home of Houseplants! Common Issues with String of Turtles. I wish I could capture it in a photo (I’ve tried and failed) - the leaves remind me of marbles, as the print is often under a semi clear gel-like layer. 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