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FamilyCRASSULACEAE
Genus species var.Crassula  corallina Thunb. 
SynonymsCrassula dasyphylla Harv.
 Crassula simiana Schönland
 Creusa corallina (Thunb.) P.V.Heath
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesNamibiaFree StateNorthern Provinces
rocky slopes
Altitude200-1700m
Description glabrous, leaves subglobular or elipsoid, carnose, minute, obtuse, punctate, pedicels terminal and axillary, filiform, 1-flowered, short, petals free, ovate or oblong
Size5-8cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typesucculent subshrub
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
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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