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Mesembryanthemum uncinatum L.
Sp. Pl. 1: 483. 1753 [1 May 1753]

Accepted Scientific Name: Ruschia uncinata (L.) Schwantes
Z. Sukkulentenk. ii. 187 (1926)

Mesembryanthemum uncinatum (Ruschia uncinata) Photo by: Giuseppe Distefano
The leaves are closely joined and surround the stem for most of their length, spreading at the tips, the free tips tapered to a short point and with 1 or 2 teeth on the keel.


See all synonyms of Ruschia uncinata
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Ruschia uncinata (L.) Schwantes
Z. Sukkulentenk. ii. 187 (1926)
Synonymy: 4

Common Names include:
ENGLISH: small-hooked Fig marvgold
AFRIKAANS (Afrikaans): Doringvygie

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