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Carpobrotus chilensis (Molina) N. E. Brown






Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Carpobrotus N. E. Brown (バクヤギク)


About 30 species
C. chilensis (Molina) N. E. Brown (バクヤギク)
C. edulis (L.) L. Bolus, Hottentot fig or pigface

these two species are hybridized

Carpobrotus edulis in Western Australia


Bakuyagiku (バクヤギク, 莫邪菊), sea fig or coastal iceplant
Lifeform: creeping, succulent, perennial forb
Distribution: native to the South America (Argentine and Chile)
Habitat: coastal dunes and bluffs, margins of estuaries

naturalized in various regions, including Western Australia and southern Japan)

Use: introduced to Japan for using ornamental plant
Synonyms:

Mesembryanthemum chilense Molina

索引

ST1 ST2 ST3
[1-3] along a seacoast near Perth, Western Australia, on February 8 2004.

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