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Caudex by B. T. Wursten,

Author: Moritz Kurt Dinter, 1914
Origin:  Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, N South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  9 Centimetres
Height:  40 Centimetres
Flower:  Yellow
Propagate:  Seeds
Names:  -
Synonyms:  Talinum crispatulatum, Hedw.
Talinum dinteri
von Poellnitz.
Talinum lissospermum,
C.A.Sm. ex Poelln.
Talinum transvaalense
(Talinum crispatulum
, Moritz Kurt Dinter, 1927?)

This member of the
Talinaceae family was given this name by Moritz Kurt Dinter in 1914. It is found in Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, northern South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe, growing in well-drained soil with some water and some sun. The caudex can grow to nine centimetres, the stem will reach for 40 centimetres. The flowers are yellow.

The genera name is derived from the Senegalese name for a certain species in Senegal. The species name means 'very narrow', referring to the linear leaves.

The flowers by B. T. Wursten,