Aizoon canariense L.

Family: Aizoaceae

Genus: Aizoon

Category: Perennial

Size: To 8" tall


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


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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