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Crassula  obovata Haw.   
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FamilyCRASSULACEAE
Genus species var.Crassula  obovata Haw. 
SynonymsCrassula inchangensis Engl.
 Crassula ramuliflora Link & Otto
 Crassula reversisetosa Bitter
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree State
rocks
Altitude50-3400m
Description stems purple, young leaves in rosette, then in pairs on stem, 1-3cm long, reddish, flowers in elongate to flat inflorescence, petals 5-8mm long, acute
Size20-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typelax carpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-24°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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