|Latin name: Aptenia cordifolia (L. f.) N.E. Br.
Pronunciation: ap-TEE-nee-a kor-di-FO-lee-a
Common name: Baby sun rose
Family: Aizoaceae (Iceplant)
Habitat: Disturbed places, margins of coastal wetlands, escape from cultivation, south coast, southern Channel Islands, native to South Africa
Blooming period: April to May
Name derivations: 1) Aptenia 2) cordifolia