A web site containing information about the Flora of Zimbabwe. San Bartolomé. Lanzarote. ense es una especie nativa en las islas. Se trata de una planta anual de hasta 25 cm, con ramas extendidas sobre la. Learn more about the Purslane-leaved aizoon – with amazing Purslane-leaved aizoon photos and facts on Arkive.
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They are characterized by shallow roots and survive throughout a season longer than other ephemerals.
Aizoon canariense – Flora of Qatar
Herbaceous, procumbent, thick and tough, branching radially from the base and often zigzag, villous, often also aizkon papillose. This species has also been recorded on offshore islands 3. Purslane-leaved aizoon threats There are currently no known threats to the purslane-leaved aizoon.
It grows as a small-scale ground-cover which spreads outward by means of canaeiense over time. Northern Qatar, January 29, The fruit is capable of remaining on a dead plant for a long period of time. Blooming seedling of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in canarieense of Jabal Al Jassasiya, on north-eastern coast. This is an annual from the Aizoaceae family and is covered in fine, velvety hairs.
Qatar, April 19, Purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in a depression on roadside of a road to Aizooon, area of Al Magdah farms.
Aizoon canariense Photo by: Aizoon canariense is a prostrate rather thick-stemmed and tough annual or short-lived perennial succulent herb, the branches are often widely spreading, woody towards the crown, more or less uniformly hairy or papillose.
There are currently no known threats to this species.
Synonyms Aizoon procumbens, Aizoon spathulatum, Glinus chrystallinus, Glinus procumbens, Veslingia caulifloris, Veslingia aizoln. Seedlings of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in area of Jabal Al Jassasiya, on north-eastern coast.
Desert agama Trapelus mutabilis. Desert horse purslane Trianthema portulacastrum.
Young plant of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense with a flower in area of Jabal Al Jassasiya, on north-eastern coast. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Emerging seeds of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense on a hill north-west from oil tank installation in Haloul Island Jazirat Halul.
It may NOT be used within Apps. Purslane-leaved aizoon biology Little is known about the biology of the purslane-leaved aizoon; however, it is reported to flower at different times in different parts of its range. Regularly alternate, cahariense on the aaizoon, entire, mm long, 2—45 mm broad, suborbicular, elliptical, obovate-cuneiform, to spathulate, obtuse, or bluntly subacuminate at apex, with curled edges, attenuated in a petiole nearly as long than the lamina mm longmore or less pubescent on both sides.
Perianth segments sepals triangular to ovate, persistent, acute, mm long or longer, yellowish inside, greenish or reddish and pilose outside imbricate in aestivation. Purslane-leaved aizoon fact file Description Biology Range Habitat Status Threats Conservation Find out more Glossary References Print factsheet Purslane-leaved aizoon description Kingdom Plantae Phylum Tracheophyta Class Equisetopsida Order Caryophyllales Family Aizoaceae Genus Aizoon 1 A woody-stemmed plant, the purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense has characteristic zig-zagging branches which radiate from the centre of the plant in a star shape 3.
This species is featured in: Derivation of specific name: It is often only a few cm tall and wither quickly and totally after seeding. Seedling of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense on rocky ridge of Jebel Fuwairit. Close up of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in area of Ras Laffan farms.
The purslane-leaved aizoon has tiny, yellowish-green flowers 3 7which usually grow singly 1 5although they may occur in a branched arrangement 6. Major references and further lectures 1 W.
Pentagonal and star-shaped at apex, much depressed centrally, rarely tetragonalwoody, usually red or pink, mm in diameter, opening by 5 rarely 4 inflexed valves, which remain attached to the centre of the ovary.
Sign up to our newsletter Get the latest wild news direct to your inbox. Perennial A plant that normally lives for more than two years. Dense mat of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in roadside depression near Dukhan Highway near Ash-Shahaniyah. The purslane-leaved aizoon is covered in fine, velvety hairs 1 2 5.
After an initial period, the plant usually produces flowers once a year. Glossary Annual A plant that lives or grows for just one year. Aizoon canariense is found in salty and non-salty habitats in hot desert areas, mainly in sandy places and gravel plains. Large mats of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense in roadside depression near Dukhan Highway.
Purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense growing in silt in area of Ras Laffan farms. Mat of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense on a gravel plane in Harrarah Al Kharrarah. AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival. Herb A small, non-woody, seed bearing plant in which all the aerial parts die back at the end of each growing season.
Aizoon canariense – Wikispecies
This species is also found on disturbed land, such as on roadsides, cultivated ground and on rocky soils. Shoot of purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense on a hill north-west from oil tank installation in Canairense Island Jazirat Halul. This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. In the United Arab Emirates, the purslane-leaved aizoon flowers between January and June, while in Pakistan this species flowers between September and November.
With its extreme drought resistance, A. The flowers are hermaphrodite have both male and female organs. However, birds such as shrikes and kestrels are known to be predatory dispersers of a small percentage of purslane-leaved aizoon seeds Dry last year fruits of Purslane-leaved aizoon Aizoon canariense taken from a roadside of a road to Zubara.
Styles 4- 5, free, short, c.