Carpobrotus deliciosus (L.Bolus) L.Bolus
  • Ann. Bolus Herb.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Carpobrotus deliciosus (L.Bolus) L.Bolus. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000588259. Accessed on: 31 Oct 2020'

Morphology

Receptacle subclavate to globose, narrowed abruptly into pedicel. Robust, succulent perennial with trailing stems. Leaves almost straight, 12-18 mm diam. Flowers magenta, pink or white, 60-80 mm diam., top of ovary raised towards centre, receptacle bicarinate, subglobose, not tapering into pedicel. Fruits globose to subglobose.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
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    • 2
    • ]. 

    Habitat

    Sand dunes to rocky grasslands.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Riversdale to KwaZulu-Natal.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

      Bibliography

    • 1 Ann. Bolus Herb.
    • 2 Klak, C. 2012. Aizoaceae: Carpobrotus N.E.Br. 269 - 269. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

     Information From

    Aizoaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • B All Rights Reserved
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).