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Ottosonderia  monticola (Sond.) L.Bolus   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Ottosonderia  monticola (Sond.) L.Bolus 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum monticola Sond. (basionym)
 Ruschia monticola (Sond.) G.D.Rowley
 Ruschia ottosonderi G.D.Rowley
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude300-550m
Description leaves fasciculate, curvate, pruinose, obtusely triquetrous, mucronate, flowers 4, terminal, pedicellate
Size10-22cm
Colorochre
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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