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Muraltia  carnosa Harv.   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Muraltia  carnosa Harv. 
SynonymsHeistera carnosa (Harv.) Kuntze
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
grassland and thickets
Altitude1100-2000m
Description glabrous, subviscid, leaves petiolate, scattered, thick and carnose, oval or suborbiculate, on both faces convex, flowers shortly pedicellate, sepals obtuse
Size20-30cm
Colorpurple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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