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Folkstone 20 12 008

Observed: 18th June 2012 By: guy9
folkstone 20 12 008
Description:

i noticed this plant while on holliday in folkstone and would like some info ,is this a native plant and if not how was it intoduced .it has pink flowers and succulent typ foliage.

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Fenwickfield's picture

introduced

It was introduced from South Africa as a garden plant but has now naturalised in the south-west and is classed as a problem as it smothers native species.

Fenwickfield

derrick.rowe's picture

Carpobrotus hybrid

This certainly is not pure C. edulis. See my comments under other C edulis 'identifications'.