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Meconopsis  sherriffi G.Taylor   
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FamilyPAPAVERACEAE
Genus species var.Meconopsis  sherriffi G.Taylor 
Territory Indian SubcontinentEast Himalaya, (Bhutan)
grassland
Altitude4000-5000m
Description leaves entire, oblanceolate, light blue-green, scabrous, golden-brown hirsute, flowers solitary, hexamerous, petals sinuate, anthers yellow, stigma bright green
Size15-20cm
Colordark pinkish red
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, uncovered, moist, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring
Bibliography
The International Plant Names Index www.ipni.org
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