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Crystalline Iceplant

Mesembryanthemum crystallinum

Notes:

found near Newport Beach, CA

2 Species ID Suggestions

Crystalline Iceplant
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum Cal-IPC: Mesembryanthemum crystallinum
Crystalline Iceplant
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum Crystalline ice plant


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11 Comments

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Wow!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

great close-up shot - looks like a seed-pod/fruit. I think I can see black seeds in an open pod in pic #2 ?. Lovely spotting ! thanks for sharing

Seema
Seema 8 years ago

interesting macro

Desertman
Desertman 9 years ago

Thank you all, I wish I know it's name

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Wow, amazing!

craigwilliams
craigwilliams 9 years ago

Amazing plant but really a shame its growing wild in California. Your first photo is stunning though.

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 9 years ago

whith that photo i think that some one specialist in marine biodiversity will id it for you,whith the first photo it was more dificult

Desertman
Desertman 9 years ago

I found it on the sand near the beach. Please check the onther photo I just added.

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 9 years ago

fantastic Desertman,can you tell something more about it?if it was alone,near water or far,in the rocks,or in the sand?

Desertman
Desertman 9 years ago

I found it growing by the beach

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

This is hard without any description!

Desertman
Spotted by
Desertman

Newport Beach, California, USA

Spotted on Jun 20, 2011
Submitted on Jan 11, 2012

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