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FamilyCRASSULACEAE
Genus species var.Crassula  muricata Thunb. 
SynonymsCrassula divaricata Eckl. & Zeyh.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude500-1700m
Description very branched from base, leaves shorter than internodes, patent, minute, ovate-triangular, carnose, ciliolate, acute, flowers 6-7 in ramose, sessile cymes
Size10-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-24°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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