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Carpobrotus deliciosus Mauve : fact sheet


Species name:
Carpobrotus deliciosus Mauve
Common names:
Goukum ,Hotnotsvy. ,Hottentots fig
Description:
Goukum, Succulent Ground Covers

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Year Round Rain ,RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 100cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial ,Succulent ,Ground cover - annual
Usage:
Rockery Plant ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds
Fruit:
Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Edible ,Combo Tones Brownish/Greenish
Flowers:
Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Violet/Lavender/Lilac Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves/Leaflets succulent-Ornamental ,Leaves Simple Entire

Plant suppliers

Rondeberg Nursery

Atlantis
tel: 0797963759
email: rondebergnur.christie@gmail.com
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