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Stonecrop

stonecrop

1. A sort of tree.

2. (Science: botany) Any low succulent plant of the genus sedum, especially. Sedum acre, which is common on bare rocks in Europe, and is spreading in parts of America. See orpine. Virginian, or Ditch, stonecrop, an American plant (Penthorum sedoides).

Origin: AS. Stancropp.


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Re: I need help identifying a plant.

that's not desert rose, it something from the family Crassulaceae, like stonecrop

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by JackBean
Fri Jul 01, 2011 3:31 pm
 
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Name game

Let's not end with 's' anymore :) Sedum rupestre - rozchodník suchomilný; Gewöhnliche Felsen-Fetthenne; in English probably Angelina or Rocky Stonecrop http://www.biolib.cz/en/taxon/id169418/

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Wed Sep 16, 2009 6:38 am
 
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