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Veronica  pulvinaris (Hook.f.) Cheeseman  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  pulvinaris (Hook.f.) Cheeseman  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsPygmaea pulvinaris Hook.f. (basionym)
 Chionohebe pulvinaris (Hook.f.) B.G.Briggs & Ehrend.
 Veronica ciliolata var. pumila (Ashwin) Gam.-Jones
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
rocky slopes
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description rosettes minute, leaves linear-spathulate to narrowly lanceolate, grey-green, densely fine hirsute, flowers sessile, pentamerous, openly crateriform, anthers blue
Size1-5cm
Colorpale blue, white
Bloomspring
Ca
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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