Malephora crocea (Jacq.) Schwantes, Deutsche Gärt.-Zeitung 43: 7 7 1928. (Syn: Hymenocyclus croceus Schwantes; Mesembryanthemum croceum Jacq.);
 

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by Arundhati Boyce (Identified by Santhosh Kumar) (Inserted by J.M.Garg)

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Ornamental for id – 200213 ANB-0032 – Mumbai: I would love to know the name of another very attractive succulent plant if possible.


I hope portulaca sp. Portulaca grandiflora if flower is around 2.5 cm across. P. pilosa if flower is around 1 cm across


This is Malephora crocea, commonly cultivating in Riyadh and other middle east countries as ground cover.
Common name: Coppery mesembryanthemum
Family: Aizoaceae
Habit: Perennial Herb
Nativity: South Africa
Propagation: Through seeds and stem cuttings


Thanks … for correct ID


ice plant vareity. That’s why i was confused when Gurcharanji mentioned portulaca. nice to know. its iceplant


 

 
 
 

References:

The Plant List  GRIN  Flora of North America  Wikipedia  Ice Plant, Coppery Mesemb Malephora crocea – Dave’s Garden  BOTANICAL NAME: Malephora crocea – WeedWatch Calflora: Malephora crocea

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