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Noun1.Dorotheanthus - a caryophyllaceous genus of Dorotheanthus
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Aizoaceae, carpetweed family, family Aizoaceae, family Tetragoniaceae, Tetragoniaceae - succulent herbs or small shrubs mostly of South Africa but also New Zealand and North America: carpetweeds; fig marigolds
Dorotheanthus bellidiformis, livingstone daisy - low-growing showy succulent annual of South Africa having white or pink or red or orange flowers and spatulate leaves covered in papillae that resemble small crystals
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Mesembryamthemum, these days reclassified as dorotheanthus bellidiformis, but still known as Livingston daisies, produce carpets of brilliant colour in full sun.