Conophytum quaesitum (N.E.Br.) N.E.Br.
  • Gard. Chron.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Conophytum quaesitum (N.E.Br.) N.E.Br. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000619032. Accessed on: 27 Jan 2021'

Morphology

Clusters up to 200 mm diam. Leaf-pairs succulent, up to 40 mm long, 15 mm diam., cordate, usually bilobate and strongly keeled, lobes sometimes beak-like. Epidermis pale greyish green to pale yellowish green, heavily spotted or spotless, often wrinkled even when ± turgid. Flowers nocturnal, scented, short-tubed, petals white to pink, rarely magenta, filaments often prominent.

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    Habitat

    On gneiss/quartzite cliffs, slopes, or in rubble.

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    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Sperrgebiet to Lorelei, Remhoogte, Klipbok, Tatasberg.

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

      Bibliography

    • 1 Gard. Chron.
    • 2 Hammer, SA. 2013. Aizoaceae: Conophytum. 186 - 194. 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).