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Hottentot fig on Portugal coast

Observed: 4th June 2012 By: Nick UptonNick Upton’s reputation in PlantsNick Upton’s reputation in PlantsNick Upton’s reputation in PlantsNick Upton’s reputation in Plants
Ice plant / Hottentot fig (Carpobrotus edulis) an invasice South African species flowering in a dense carpet, excludiing local species, Ponta da Piedade, Lagos, Algarve, Portugal, June.
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Description:

Large yellow flowers 7-10 cm across, fleshy leaves, growing in dense mats on clifftops and sand dunes in Portugal. An invasive South African species.

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