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Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E.Br., it is a succulent sub shrub and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Life Form: Su

Flowering in: May-Jun


Phytochoria: S.Cosm

The native range of this species is Cape Prov.

Notes: Introduced in Libya

For more information:


Distribution in Libya
  Al-Jabal Al-Akhader area Shahat, Al-Baida 1975 Ain Mara 2020


Bibliographic references:
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1977) Flora of Libya, Aizoaceae Vol. (26) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf file
Al-Maqsabi, F. M. & Makhlouf, M. A. (2020) Vegetation cover in the Ain Mara region, Al-Jabal Al-Akhdar region – Libya. The Libyan Journal of Science (An International Journal): Volume 23, 2020.


2020 عين مارة الجبل الاخضر