Braunsia apiculata (Mesembryanthemaceae) It is a dwarf mat-forming perennial succulent which has short woody erect or prostrate stems. The whole plant is velvety and can grow up to 200 mm tall. Sowing : Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 20-25C.? Cover with peat or sand.? Locality : Barrydale. Date of harvest : August 2018.