Crassula capensis (L.) Baill.

Family: Crassulaceae

Genus: Crassula

Category: Perennial

Size: 2 to 6" tall


Two pairs of broad leaves close to the ground. Open star-shaped flowers on a terminal umbel. (Succulent Flora of Southern Africa. Doreen Court.)


Published in Hist. Pl. (Baillon) 3: 312 in 1871.

Basionym Septas capensis L. (also published in Bot. Repos. 2: 90 in 1800.)

Native to South Africa.


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