Choose a country to see content specific to your location

Skip to main content

Tree Mesemb

Stoeberia arborea

Also known as

Rooi-Vye, Boomvygie

Full Sun
Easy care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Tree Mesemb Overview

Stoeberia arborea is the largest member of the Mesembryanthemaceae. It is a woody, ascending shrub, 2 to 5 m tall and bearing small white flowers. Stoeberias differ from other genera of the mesemb family by their tall growth and often flattish, wind-dispersed seed. ZA Distribution: Northern Cape, Western Cape.

Special features of Tree Mesemb

Drought resistant


About usCareersPrivacy policy

Candide is your guide to visiting UK public gardens. Find the best gardens, buy tickets and enter with just your phone. Download the app for offline tickets, community access and more.

Terms & ConditionsCode of Conduct

© 2023 Candide

Made in Bristol