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FamilyANACAMPSEROTACEAE
Genus species var.Anacampseros  rufescens (Haw.) Sweet 
SynonymsPortulaca rufescens Haw. (basionym)
 Anacampseros arachnoides var. grandiflora Sond.
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree State
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude200-2150m
Description leaves crowded, curvate, ovate, acute, purple green, shiny, arachnose-hirsute, flowers in simple raceme, floral pedicels purple
Size2-5cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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