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Hereroa  carinans (Haw.) H.Jacobsen   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Hereroa  carinans (Haw.) H.Jacobsen 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum carinans Haw. (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Description subacaulescent, leaves attenuate, curvate, at base subcylindrical, at apex compressed, whitish, punctate, flowers triseriate, opening in evening
Size2-4cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
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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