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Lampranthus  reptans (Aiton) N.E.Br.   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Lampranthus  reptans (Aiton) N.E.Br. 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum reptans Aiton (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude30-300m
Description stems filiform, leaves crowded, erect, triangular, acute, grey, scabrous, punctate, calyx crateriform, lobes acuminate
Size4-8cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
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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