Aizoon canariense L.


Family: Aizoaceae

Genus: Aizoon

Category: Perennial

Size: To 8" tall

Description: 

Woody stems, slender roots. Prostrate. Leaves to 3" long but narrow. Flowers solitary.

History: 

Published in Sp. Pl. 1: 488 in 1753.

Native to Africa, Asia, Australasia, North and South America.

Type from the Canary Islands.


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