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Psilocaulon  bicorne (Sond.) Schwantes   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Psilocaulon  bicorne (Sond.) Schwantes 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum bicorne Sond. (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude20-1200m
Description stems numerous, thin, terete, leaves crowded, subcylindrical, on both ends acuminate, pale green, flowers 1-4
Size3-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent cushion
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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