Oman, North-East Yemen
||Grit - Mix
This member of the Apocynaceae family was given this name by
Alain Rzepecky in 2015. It is found
in Dhofar Province; Southern Oman and into the extreme North-East
Yemen, growing in grit or another well drained soil with
little to some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to 40
centimetres in diameter, the entire plant from one to three centimetres in
height - or length. There are three distinctive growing forms; An
erect, a hanging and a crawling form The
flowers are from white to pink.
genera is named
after the Yemen city of Aden.
The species is named after the area is was
found by Lavranos : Dhofar Province in Oman.
I might have pictures of it on
page, as I were not able to tell them apart without leaves - and
I was not aware of this species at that time.