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Delosperma mahonii (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br.
Information on the genus : Delosperma
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum mahonii N.E. Br.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum mahonii N.E. Br. (1902)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Straggling succulent perennial herb, to 25 cm; branches woody on the surface; shoots 0,6-3 mm long, with linear entire leaves,
Ecology : Mopane woodland, grassland and on sandy soils. S. Africa, Lesotho (H. E. K. Hartman, The genus Delosperma in Gauteng II..., in Aloe 38: 9-12, 2001).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Dwarf shrub, Succulent Ht 0.15 - 0.2 m. Alt: 1100 - 1800 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, LP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 200 (2001).
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