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Creusa corallina (Thunb.) P.V.Heath
Calyx 3(3): 103 (1993):
Family: CRASSULACEAE

Accepted Scientific Name: Crassula corallina Thunb.
Nova Acta Phys.-Med. Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur. 6: 239, 334 (1778)

Creusa corallina (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Frikkie Hall

Synonyms:

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Crassula corallina Thunb.
Nova Acta Phys.-Med. Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur. 6: 239, 334 (1778)
Synonymy: 4 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Crassula corallina subs. macrorrhiza Toelken
J. S. African Bot. 41(2): 101. 1975
Synonymy: 3
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Coral Like Crassula, Coral Crassula
AFRIKAANS (Afrikaans): Hasieskos (rabbit's food)

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Crassula corallina group

  • Crassula corallina Thunb.: (subsp. corallina) has fibrous roots with branches up to 80 mm long, leaves angular-obovate, 3-5 mm long. Distribution: Free State and Eastern Cape to the Richtersveld and south-western Namibia.
  • Crassula corallina subs. macrorrhiza Toelken: has tuberous roots, prostrate stems usually without adventitious roots. Distribution: Bushmanland and south-eastern Namibia.

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In habitat. (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Frikkie Hall
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Creusa corallina (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Frikkie Hall

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In habitat. (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Frikkie Hall
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Creusa corallina (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Giuseppe Distefano

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Creusa corallina (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Giuseppe Distefano
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Creusa corallina (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Frikkie Hall

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Creusa corallina (Crassula corallina) Photo by: Frikkie Hall
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