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Hottentot-fig

Carpobrotus edulis

Description:

Spreading and carpet-forming perennial and succulent species, with fleshy, narrow and pointed leaves. Flowers whitish to yellowish, large - approx 6 to 7 cm in diameter.

Habitat:

Coastal areas in Mediterranean; seen on sandy soils of the Island Embiez in south France. Alien species, originating from South Africa.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Jun 5, 2017
Submitted on Jun 6, 2017

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