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Report for Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E.Br.

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Family Aizoaceae
Genus Carpobrotus
Species edulis
Author (L.) N.E.Br.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
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Plant type
  • xerophyte
Life form
  • Herbaceous perennial
Ecotypes unknown
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Max. salinity
SW Weber, E. and C. M. Dantonio (1999) Germination and growth responses of hybridizing Carpobrotus species (Aizoaceae) from coastal California to soil salinity
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Germination YesNovoa, A; Rodriguez, R; Richardson, D; Gonzalez, L (2014) Soil quality: a key factor in understanding plant invasion? The case of Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E.Br.Weber, E. and C. M. Dantonio (1999) Germination and growth responses of hybridizing Carpobrotus species (Aizoaceae) from coastal California to soil salinity
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Salt glands and bladders unknown
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Photosynthesis Pathway C3WINTER, K (1973) DISCOVERY OF NACL INDUCED CRASSULACEAN ACID METABOLISM IN A SECOND MEMBER OF AIZOACEAE FAMILY CARPOBROTUS-EDULIS
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status unknown
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Bioremediation unknown
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antioxidants
  • Flavonoids, Total Phenols, DPPH scavanging activityOmoruyi, BE; Bradley, G; Afolayan, AJ (2012) Antioxidant and phytochemical properties of Carpobrotus edulis (L.) bolus leaf used for the management of common infections in HIV/AIDS patients in Eastern Cape Province
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Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbedsNovoa, A; Rodriguez, R; Richardson, D; Gonzalez, L (2014) Soil quality: a key factor in understanding plant invasion? The case of Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E.Br.
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Economic use
  • 0111.0 Uncooked vegetables
  • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamental
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Alice area in the Eastern Cape,South Africa Omoruyi, BE; Bradley, G; Afolayan, AJ (2012) Antioxidant and phytochemical properties of Carpobrotus edulis (L.) bolus leaf used for the management of common infections in HIV/AIDS patients in Eastern Cape Province
  • Iberian Peninsula.Novoa, A; Rodriguez, R; Richardson, D; Gonzalez, L (2014) Soil quality: a key factor in understanding plant invasion? The case of Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E.Br.
  • Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve at 32035'N, 11707'W, San Diego County, California, USA Morzaria-Luna, HN; Zedler, JB (2007) Does seed availability limit plant establishment during salt marsh restoration?
  • Bodega Bay Marine Reserve (38 8 19 9 N, 123 8 4 9 W), california, USAWeber, E. and C. M. Dantonio (1999) Germination and growth responses of hybridizing Carpobrotus species (Aizoaceae) from coastal California to soil salinity
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  • South Africa Omoruyi, BE; Bradley, G; Afolayan, AJ (2012) Antioxidant and phytochemical properties of Carpobrotus edulis (L.) bolus leaf used for the management of common infections in HIV/AIDS patients in Eastern Cape Province
  • Miscellaneous notes Up to 50% seawater concentrations were used. Weber, E. and C. M. Dantonio (1999) Germination and growth responses of hybridizing Carpobrotus species (Aizoaceae) from coastal California to soil salinity
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    References

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