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Gaultheria  pyrolifolia C.B.Clarke   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Gaultheria  pyrolifolia C.B.Clarke 
SynonymsBrossaea pyrolifolia (C.B.Clarke) Kuntze
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentIndo-ChinaAssamChina South-CentralTibetEast Himalaya, (BhutanSikkim)MyanmarNepal
thickets
Altitude3000-4000m
Description leaves at apex of branchlets, obovate to suborbiculate, coriaceous, glabrous, crenulate, obtuse, inflorescence racemose, axillary, 2-5-flowered, corolla urceolate, 5mm
Size3-15cm
Colorpinkish, white
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca-
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 3-6 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer and fall; layering in spring
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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