Latin name: Carpobrotus chilensis (Molina) N.E. Br.
  Pronunciation: kar-po-BRO-tus chil-EN-sis

  Common name: Sea fig
  Family: Aizoaceae (Fig-marigold)
  Habitat: Coastal strand, coastal sage scrub to 300',
  probably native to South Africa

  Blooming period: April to September
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Carpobrotus
  2) chilensis
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