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n. - Genus of low-growing mat-forming New Zealand plants.

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  • In Texas, lippia (Lippia nodiflora), Raoulia (Raoulia australis), Dymondia margaretae, and creeping lotus (Lotus corniculatus).
  • In Denver, white clover, Raoulia (Raoulia australis), mouse ear cerastium (Cerastium ssp.) and pennywort (Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides).
  • In the drier, higher mountains to the east, species of Raoulia and Haastia (Asteraceae) have developed into distinctive woolly, cushion-like forms ( 'vegetable sheep').
  • These include McCann's skink (Oligosoma maccanni), various encrusting lichens, small cushion plants (Raoulia spp.), willowherbs (Epilobium spp.), and prostrate shrubs... for more
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