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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Carpobrotus

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(For a list of species in Carpobrotus, use the above link.)

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1. Flower 3–5 cm diam, petals rose-magenta; ovary chambers 6–8;  4–7 cm, rounded-triangular in ×-section, abaxial angle smooth ..... C. chilensis

1' Flower 8–10 cm diam, petals yellow (± white) aging pink; ovary chambers 7–14; leaf 6–10 cm, sharp-triangular in ×-section, abaxial angle  near tip ..... C. edulis


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