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Myrteola  nummularia (Lam.) O.Berg   
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FamilyMYRTACEAE
Genus species var.Myrteola  nummularia (Lam.) O.Berg 
SynonymsMyrtus nummularia Lam. (basionym)
 Myrtus barneoudii O.Berg
 Myrtus humifusa (Phil.) Reiche
Territory
rocky slopes
Altitude100-1500m
Description branches glabrous, leaves crowded, opposite suborbiculate, dark shiny green, margins revolute, flowers solitary, axillary, shortly pedicellate, small, tetramerous
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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