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Trichodiadema intonsum
Scientific Name: Trichodiadema intonsum (Haw.) Schwant.
Synonym:
Family: Aizoaceae
Trichodiadema  intonsum
Trichodiadema intonsum at the Huntington Gardens in early July
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9-11

Frost Tolerance: Will take only little frost

Heat Tolerance: Afternoon shade in Phoenix in summer

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: South Africa (Eastern Cape: Swartkops)

Growth Habits: Prostrate succulent, leaves up to 0.5 inches long (1.2 cm)

Watering Needs:

Propagation: Cuttings or seeds in spring and summer


Blooming Habits:
The flowers are either red or white, and are 1 inch in diameter (2.5 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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