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Faucaria  felina (Haw.) Schwantes   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Faucaria  felina (Haw.) Schwantes 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum felinum Haw. (basionym)
 Mesembryanthemum lupinum Haw.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude450-900m
Description subcaulescent, leaves triangular, rhombic-lanceolate, grey, obscurely white punctate, dentate, ciliate, flowers subsessile, petals 2-3-serriate
Size5-8cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesucculent cushion
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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