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Daphne  tangutica Maxim.   
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FamilyTHYMELAEACEAE
Genus species var.Daphne  tangutica Maxim. 
SynonymsDaphne argyi H.LÚv.
 Daphne retusa Hemsl.
 Daphne wilsonii Rehder
Territory ChinaChina South-CentralChina North-CentralQinghaiTibet
grassland and thickets
Altitude2500-4000m
Description leaves ovate, thick, coriaceous, emarginate, dark shiny green, abaxially paler, flowers in terminal heads, inside bright white, rose punctate, fragrant
Size50-200cm
Colordark purple
Bloomspring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in late summer; layering in spring
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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