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Family: GERANIACEAE 

 Monsonia peniculina
 

Namibian plant.

  
Author:  Focke Albers 1996
Family:  Geraniaceae
Habitat:  Namibia
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  2 centimetres
Height:  10 centimetres
Flower:  Pale Pink-Rose
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Sarcocaulom peniculinum R.O. Moffett 1979

Namibian plant.

The flower. Photo by: Ferdinand Poilodan.

The seed. Photo by: Ferdinand Poilodan.

Photo by: Ferdinand Poilodan.

A large plant from Kiel BG.

Photo by: Ferdinand Poilodan.

  

This member of the Geraniaceae family was given this name by Focke Albers in 1996. It's found in Namibia, growing in well-drained soil with little water and lots of sun. The stems gets  centimetres thick  and the whole plant reaches not for more than 10 centimetres. The flowers are pale pink to rose, and it can be reproduced by cuttings as well.. Easiest to reproduce by cuttings.

This is a winter grower.

Below is wild flowers from Namibia.