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Ruschia  lineolata (Haw.) Schwantes   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Ruschia  lineolata (Haw.) Schwantes 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum lineolatum Haw. (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude250-550m
Description branchlets procumbent, numerous, leaves crowded, vaginate, triquetrous, rigid, mucronate, curvate, subensiform, flowers solitary, shortly pedicellate
Size10-15cm
Color
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent subshrub
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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