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Bergeranthus scapiger
Scientific Name: Bergeranthus scapiger (Haworth) N. E. Brown
Synonym: Mesembryanthemum scapigerum
Family: Aizoaceae
Bergeranthus  scapiger
Bergeranthus scapiger at the Huntington Gardens in early July
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9b-12

Heat Tolerance: Afternoon shade and regular water in Phoenix in summer

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: South Africa (Eastern Cape Province)

Growth Habits: Matforming, leaves in pair, the longer one up to 5 inches (12 cm), the other one slightly shorter.

Watering Needs: Keep drier in winter, water more liberally when it is growing in summer


Bergeranthus  scapiger

Blooming Habits:
Golden flowers, 2 inches in diameter (5 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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