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Antegibbaeum  fissoides (Haw.) C.Weber   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Antegibbaeum  fissoides (Haw.) C.Weber 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum fissoides Haw. (basionym)
 Gibbaeum fissoides (Haw.) Nel
 Mesembryanthemum obtusum Haw.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
sands
Altitude300-700m
Description subcaulescent, green, leaves unequal, deccusate, subterete, acinaceous, obtuse, flowers sessile, petals 3cm long, calyx thick, lobes subequal, acute
Size5-8cm
Colorpale red
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesucculent cushion
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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