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common ice plant
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum
common ice plant Ice Plant Family
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum Aizoaceae
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English common names
  •common ice plant
  •crystalline iceplant
Spanish common names
  •rocío
  •hierba del hielo
  •yuyo
accepted scientific name
  •Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Mesembryanthemum crystallinum (36)
family name
  •Aizoaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.6 to 1.0 inches
Number of petals: 100
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed last week of July thru 3rd week of April
Native to Africa, Sinai and southern Europe

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Sand
Disturbed
Desert
grid lines base