Conophytum ficiforme (Haw.) N.E.Br.
  • Gard. Chron.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Conophytum ficiforme (Haw.) N.E.Br. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000618748. Accessed on: 21 Sep 2020'

Morphology

Flowers nocturnal. Succulent perennial forming compact mats or domes. Leaf bodies 20-30 mm long, fig-shaped, often 2-lobed, glabrous or slightly pubescent, spotted or streaked, sheath yellowish to white, wrinkled, marked with tannin spots, persistent. Flowers initially vespertine later diurnal, occasionally paired, pale yellow, pink or whitish.

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    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Habitat

    Laminated, upturned shales or tillites.

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    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Worcester, Robertson, Montagu.

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

      Bibliography

    • 1 Gard. Chron.
    • 2 Klak, C. 2012. Aizoaceae: Conophytum N.E.Br. 272 - 273. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

     Information From

    Aizoaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    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).