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Delosperma  ecklonis (Salm-Dyck) Schwantes   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Delosperma  ecklonis (Salm-Dyck) Schwantes 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum ecklonis Salm-Dyck (basionym)
 Delosperma ecklonis var. latifolia L.Bolus
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude50-850m
Description branchlets pubescent, glabrescent, leaves triquetrous, at both sides tapered, minutely mucronate, papilose and hirsute, flowers pedicellate, petals 2-serriate
Size10-25cm
Colorwhite
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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