Aizooaceae Rudolphi (The Fig-Marigold Family) 17 species from the Aizooaceae family are recorded from the Maltese Islands.
English name(s) :
Trailing Ice Plant
Maltese name(s) :
Maltese name not known
Status for Malta :
Casual or accidental alien. Species that was introduced in Malta rather recently and normally it is short-lived
or resticted to small populations for a short time, without becoming widespread or invasive.
Very Common Common Frequent Scarce Rare Very rare Extinct
Growth form :
Raunkiaer lifeform [info]: CHAMEOPHYTE ( dwarf or small woody shrubs )
Germination [info]: Dicotyledon
Legal Protection :
Not legally protected till the last update of this website (2/Mar/2022)
Red List (1989) :
Not listed in the Red Data Book of the Maltese Islands
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Species Images (7 images)
Lampranthus spectabilis - Image Code: LMPSP-0.
Lampranthus spectabilis - Image Code: LMPSP-1.
Lampranthus spectabilis - Image Code: LMPSP-2.
Lampranthus spectabilis - Image Code: LMPSP-3.
Lampranthus spectabilis - Image Code: LMPSP-4.
Lampranthus spectabilis - Image Code: LMPSP-5.
Lampranthus spectabilis - Image Code: LMPSP-6.
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