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Disphyma  australe (Aiton) J.M.Black   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Disphyma  australe (Aiton) J.M.Black 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum australe Aiton (basionym)
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
rocks
Altitude0-20m
Description leaves opposite, at base connate, 2-4cm, linear to narrowly spathulate, succulent, triangular, flowers 2-3cm in diam., pedicels thick, 1-4cm long, calyx bowl-shaped, thick
Size1-5cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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