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Chaenactis  nevadensis (Kellogg) A.Gray  trib. Helenieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Chaenactis  nevadensis (Kellogg) A.Gray  trib. Helenieae
SynonymsHymenopappus nevadensis Kellogg (basionym)
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevada
rocky slopes
Altitude2500-3200m
Description leaves in rosettes, grey tomentose, in outline ovate or orbiculate, bipinnate, segments spathulate-linear, capitula solitary
Size5-10cm
Colorpink, whitish
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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