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Sceletium  crassicaule (Haw.) L.Bolus   
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FamilyAIZOACEAE
Genus species var.Sceletium  crassicaule (Haw.) L.Bolus 
SynonymsMesembryanthemum crassicaule Haw. (basionym)
 Sceletium albanense L.Bolus
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
dry, stony grassland
Altitude50-950m
Description branchlets procumbent, papillose, leaves connate, curvate, linear-lanceolate, acute, shiny, papulose, adaxially canaliculate, abaxially convex, flowers of 2, petals linear
Size15-25cm
Colorstraw yellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent subshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained 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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