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Crassula multicava (Fairy crassula)

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Order: Saxifragales > Family: Crassulaceae > Genus: Crassula

 Crassula multicava, under cultivation in Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. [photos H.G. Robertson, Iziko ]


Indigenous distribution includes Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape and Western Cape, where is is found in thicket and on forest margins. A common garden plant in South Africa.