Species Sarcocaulon salmoniflorum (Moffett) F. Albers (Bushman's candle)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Plantae
  • - phylum: Tracheophyta
  • -- order: Geraniales
  • --- family: Geraniaceae
  • ---- species: Sarcocaulon salmoniflorum
Characteristics:erect, succulent shrublet; up to 40 cm tall; the branches are covered with small spines; elliptic leaves; solitairy, pink flowers on flower stalks
References:Van Rooyen et al. 2001: 198
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