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Glottiphyllum nelii

   (Family: Aizoaceae)
   
English: Tounge-Leaf  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Special properties:
  Drought Resistant (heavy)
  Frost Tolerant (light)
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Tolerated soil:  
  Sand (coarse texture, drains easily),
Clay (fine texture, holds a lot of water)
Biome: Succulent Karoo
 
Flowering time EDIT
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Flower colours
 
Yellow
Flower type
 
  Flower info
  Yellow flowers with narrow petals, sometimes fragrant, around five cm diameter, which appear in autumn and winter.
 
 
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
 
 
 
 
  Seed info EDIT
 
 
 
Description EDIT
They grow in rocks under bushes or in open. The soil incorporates slate, sandstone and (mostly) quartz. Rainfall in their native areas is between 100 and 200 mm, especially in March and November.
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