The dry fruits pops open in seconds, when a drop of
water hits it.
One year seedlings
This member of the Aizoaceae family was described by Martin Heinrich
Gustav Schwantes in 1927.
Found on Reunion Island, growing in grit or well-drained soil with some
water in summer and lots of sun. The flowers are white, and it can be
apart from by seed,
cuttings as well. I found mine in Tokkerup in 2003.
Seen on IPNI as a Ficoidaceae. Cactus Aventures International and
Rowland and others clams it is a Mesembryanthemaceae.