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Gaultheria  sinensis J.Anthony   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Gaultheria  sinensis J.Anthony 
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentIndo-ChinaAssamChina South-CentralTibetEast Himalaya, (BhutanSikkim)Myanmar
grassland and thickets
Altitude2500-4300m
Description branchlets densely brown lanate, leaves elliptic, 6-16mm, coriaceous, glabrous, serrulate, acute, flowers solitary, axillary, corolla urceolate to shortly tubular, 4-5mm long
Size5-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomearly summer
Ca-
Typeprocumbent shrub
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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