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Briggsia  aurantiaca B.L.Burtt   
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FamilyGESNERIACEAE
Genus species var.Briggsia  aurantiaca B.L.Burtt 
Territory ChinaTibet
shady rocks and woods
Altitude2800-3700m
Description basal rosette of ovate to lanceolate, bright green leaves, margins crenate, flowers on brownish stem, tubular, in mouth constricted, inside orange variegate
Size10-15cm
Colororange, yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
division in spring and in late summer; leaf cuttings in summ
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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