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Crystalline Ice Plant

Mesembryanthemum crystallinum


Low to the ground plant with tiny, fluid-filled vesicles all over it's leaves. Mesembryanthemum crystallinum is a prostrate succulent plant native to Africa, Western Asia and Europe.[1] The plant is covered with large, glistening bladder cells, reflected in its common names of common ice plant, crystalline iceplant or iceplant. (Wikipedia)


The leaves are edible.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Crystalline Ice Plant
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum Calflora: Mesembryanthemum crystallinum

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1 Comment

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 7 years ago

Thanks Cindy! I'll respond to your e-mail in a bit.

Ava T-B
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Ava T-B

California, USA

Spotted on Apr 18, 2013
Submitted on Apr 22, 2013

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