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Monsonia patersonii, Sarcocaulon patersonii, Bushman's Candle

Monsonia patersonii, Sarcocaulon patersonii

Bushman's Candle
Family: Geraniaceae
Origin: South Africa
CaudexSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterDry conditionsPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersThorny or spiny

This plant has ferocious spines on pale yellowish-grey succulent stems. The glaucus leaves, arranged in pairs at the spine bases, are long ovals with a smooth margin.


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Monsonia patersonii, Sarcocaulon patersonii, Bushman's Candle
Monsonia patersonii, Sarcocaulon patersonii, Bushman's Candle
Monsonia patersonii, Sarcocaulon patersonii, Bushman's Candle
Monsonia patersonii, Sarcocaulon patersonii, Bushman's Candle


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/sarcocaulon_patersonii.htm