A web site containing information about the Flora of Zimbabwe. San Bartolomé. Lanzarote. ense es una especie nativa en las islas. Se trata de una planta anual de hasta 25 cm, con ramas extendidas sobre la. Learn more about the Purslane-leaved aizoon – with amazing Purslane-leaved aizoon photos and facts on Arkive.

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Regularly alternate, flat on the ground, entire, mm long, 2—45 mm broad, suborbicular, elliptical, obovate-cuneiform, to spathulate, obtuse, or bluntly subacuminate at apex, with curled edges, attenuated in a petiole nearly as long than the lamina mm longmore or less pubescent on both sides.

Qatar, January 29, Unnamed Road, Qatar. Seedling of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in a depression on roadside of a road cnariense Zubara, area of Al Magdah farms.

This species is also found in tropical and North Canarienss 2 5as well as southern and south-western Africa qizoonthe Canary Islands and the western and eastern Mediterranean region 1 5. AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival.

Rodents of Unusual Size communitycoypudocumentaryecosystemenvironmentfilmmakerfilmmakinginvasiveinvasive speciesrodentsUSAWetlandswildlife Monday 24 September Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: They are able to tolerate extended dry periods and survive drought without the need for watering, but they will grow stronger if they receive adequate moisture during their growing season, but never allowing the plant to remain waterlogged root rot sensitive.

Dry environments such as compact sand and gravel plains are the main habitat of the purslane-leaved aizoon 3 6 7 8. The fruit is cansriense of remaining on a dead plant for a long period of time. Synonyms Aizoon procumbens, Aizoon spathulatum, Glinus chrystallinus, Glinus procumbens, Veslingia caulifloris, Veslingia heisteri. The herb is consumed as a food by the Tuareg, and also by camels in Kuwait.


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Aizoon canariense

This is an annual from the Aizoaceae family and is covered in fine, velvety hairs. Purslane-leaved aizoon danariense There are currently no conservation actions specifically targeting the purslane-leaved aizoon.

Doha, Qatar, April 14, Aizoon canariense is a prostrate rather thick-stemmed and tough annual or short-lived perennial succulent herb, the branches ajzoon often widely spreading, woody towards the crown, more or less uniformly hairy or papillose. Share on Facebook Tweet Send email. X Close Link to this photo Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below.

This herbaceous species is found up to elevations of around 2, metres above sea level 7. In the United Arab Emirates, the purslane-leaved aizoon flowers between January and June 3while in Pakistan this species flowers between September and November 5. Seedlings of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in area of Jabal Al Jassasiya, on north-eastern coast. Share this image — Hide sharing options. Edinburgh Azoon Press, Edinburgh. Good air movement is important for minimising pest and disease aizooon, and avoiding excessive humidity in cool winter conditions is important to successfully growing in the nursery environment.

They are characterized by shallow roots and survive throughout a season longer than other ephemerals. Large mats of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in roadside depression near Dukhan Highway.


The fruit is depressed in the centre 2 6and is capable of remaining on a dead plant for a long period of time aiozon. It adapts to acid, neutral and basic alkaline soils and can grow in saline soils.

Little is known about the biology of the purslane-leaved aizoon; however, it is reported to flower at different times in different parts of its range.

Seedlings of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense on sand in area of Jabal Al Jassasiya, on north-eastern coast.

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Blooming purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in area of Jabal Al Jassasiya, on north-eastern coast. Dense mat of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in roadside depression near Dukhan Highway near Ash-Shahaniyah. This species has also been recorded on offshore islands 3. The fleshy, bright green leaves of the purslane-leaved aizoon are approximately two centimetres in length, and have a slightly pointed tip, curled edges, and taper canarisnse the base 3.

Back to Aizoon index. It can can tolerate sun, shade, and dry soils, but looks its best only when given adequate light levels and water, and ideally should be grown outdoors in full sun. Desert horse purslane Trianthema portulacastrum.