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Antimima  aristulata (Sond.) Chess. & G.F.Sm.   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Antimima  aristulata (Sond.) Chess. & G.F.Sm. 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum aristulatum Sond. (basionym)
 Ruschia aristulata (Sond.) Schwantes
 Ruschia pulchella var. caespitosa L.Bolus
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude400-1100m
Description branchlets procumbent, leaves very crowded, connate, erect, triquetrous, glaucous, acute, mucronate-aristate, ciliate, calyx punctate, lobes aristate, petals longer than calyx
Size2-5cm
Color
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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