Pigface

Scientific Name: 
Carpobrutus rossii
Family Name: 
Aizoaceae
Place of Origin: 
Australia
Plant Description: 
Succulent-like, spreading groundcover with large flowers
Plant Height: 
5mm
Plant Width: 
2m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Harvest Period: 
Late summer to autumn
Of Interest: 
Suck the flesh out of the skin fresh and use the leaves in stir fry. Fresh, jam, pickle, chutney. A little salty, a little sweet!
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Ground cover
Spreading
Climate: 
Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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