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Mazus  radicans (Hook.f.) Cheeseman   
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FamilyPHRYMACEAE
Genus species var.Mazus  radicans (Hook.f.) Cheeseman 
SynonymsMimulus radicans Hook.f. (basionym)
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand North
bogs, marshes
Altitudelowland-montane
Description stems rooting, leaves crowded, obovate, obtuse, scabrous, bronze, flowers small, solitary, pentamerous, violet variegate
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typecarpet
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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