Aptenia haeckeliana

Aptenias are excellent groundcover plants. They are creeping succulents, potentially evergrowing in the "mesemb" family: Aizoaceae. There are 4 species in the genus Aptenia and this A. haeckeliana is the beautiful one with the yellow flowers. 

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Aptenias are excellent groundcover plants. They are creeping succulents, potentially evergrowing in the "mesemb" family: Aizoaceae. There are 4 species in the genus Aptenia and this A. haeckeliana is the beautiful one with the yellow flowers. The 4-angled creep tight to the ground and bear glossy flat leaves. It is nativef to South Africa, in the summer-rainfall karroo, from Port Elizabeth to Alexandria.
Cultivation Protected
Plant origin Africa
Presentation Bare root
Max. Size 0cm-10cm
Botanical family Aizoaceae
Light Sun
Minimum winter temperature 0 ºC to 10 ºC
Flowering Season Summer
Plant type Herbaceous
Care Pot
Shape Succulents
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