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FamilyCRASSULACEAE
Genus species var.Crassula  orbicularis L. 
SynonymsCrassula rosularis Haw.
 Crassula sedoides Mill.
 Purgosea orbicularis (L.) P.V.Heath
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesKwaZulu-Natal
dry, stony grassland
Altitude50-1800m
Description stoloniferous, basal leaves in rosette, spathulate-obovate or oblong, obtuse, carnose-coriaceous, flat, glabrous, ciliate, cymes fasciculate in interrupted thyrsus
Size15-25cm
Colorcreamy
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-24°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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