Botanical name

Carpobrotus acinaciformis

Family

Aizoaceae

Common Name

Suurvy - Khoi Fig - Sour Fig
Carpobrotus acinaciformis
Carpobrotus acinaciformis

Description

Succulent perennial with trailing stems to 2metres long. Leaves robust and sabre shaped. Purple to dark pink flowers. Receptacle is oblong or globular and curves abruptly into the pedicel.

Habitat

Coastal sands.

Flower Date

August to December.