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Berberis  empetrifolia Lam.   
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FamilyBERBERIDACEAE
Genus species var.Berberis  empetrifolia Lam. 
SynonymsBerberis empetrifolia var. magellanica C.K.Schneid.
 Berberis mutabilis Phil.
 Berberis wawrana C.K.Schneid.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina SouthArgentina NorthwestChile CentralChile South
rocks
Altitude0-3500m
Description branches red, glabrous, leaves entire, linear, margins revolute, flower solitary, berry deep purple with bluish tinge
Size20-25cm
Colorgolden yellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 13-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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