Submission - 11/09/2020

Sighting - 2020-09-10

Species Seen Hottentot Fig (Carpobrotus species)
Scientific Name
Recorder Rob Randall
Record Status Confirmed
Identified on 11/09/2020
Location ST725674
Locality Lansdown Lane
Parish Weston, Bath
Habitat Dumped on roadside in clod of soil
Notes A large clump which had been there for some time. These succulent plants are often grown in gardens, especially rockeries, but can be quite invasive, which is probably why it was discarded. It will be interesting to see whether it can compete with the native plants around it.