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Rhombophyllum  rhomboideum (Salm-Dyck) Schwantes   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Rhombophyllum  rhomboideum (Salm-Dyck) Schwantes 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum rhomboideum Salm-Dyck (basionym)
 Bergeranthus rhomboideus (Salm-Dyck) Schwantes
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
sands
Description acaulescent, leaves smooth, rhombic-dilated, green, white punctate, adaxially flat, abaxially carinate, at apex rounded, scapes terete, flowers solitary
Size3-7cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesucculent cushion
Cultivationsunny 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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