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Family: PORTULACACEAE 

 Anacampseros comptonii
 
 

Photo by Woot.

  
Author:  Neville Stuart Pillans 1927
Family:  Portulacaceae
Habitat:  Southern Africa
Soil:  Grit
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  2 centimetres
Height:  6 centimetres
Flower:  White - Pale Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds/Leaf
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
 

Photo from Valery A. Zlotin

The flower by Woot.

Seed capsules  by Woot.

   This member of the Portulacaceae family was described by Neville Stuart Pillans in 1927. It is found in Southern Africa, growing in grit with little water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow up to two centimetres in diameter, the whole plant up to six centimetre. The flowers are white to pale pink.

Ripe seed capsules  by Woot.

Ripe seed capsules  by Woot.