Orthopterum

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Orthopterum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Aizoaceae
Genus: Orthopterum
L.Bolus[1]

Orthopterum is a genus of succulent plant in the family Aizoaceae, subfamily Mesembryanthemoideae. It is a low, clump-forming plant with thick, fleshy leaves and yellow flowers.

Species[edit]

includes: Orthopterum coegana

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Genus: Orthopterum L. Bolus". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area. Retrieved 1 December 2012. 
  • Huntington Desert Botanical Garden