Rounded Noon-flower

Scientific NameDisphyma crassifolium subsp. clavellatum
Size and formA prostrate and fleshy subshrub 1-2m wide.
Flowers, leaves and fruitA pink flower with a white centre occurs from October to February. Fruit is a capsule. Leaves are edible, succulent and terete, ranging in colour from green to red and even yellowish at times.
Growing conditionsSuitable for saltmarsh areas in a full-sun position. It is also useful for soil binding due to the nodes putting down roots as it spreads.