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Acaena  hirsutula Bitter   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Acaena  hirsutula Bitter 
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
rocky slopes
Altitudesubalpine
Description rooting, leaves 4-5cm, leaflets 11-13, cinereous-glaucous, adaxially densely appresed hirsute, upper leaflets sessile, obtusely dentate, heads 5-6mm wide, anthers purple
Size5-10cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The International Plant Names Index www.ipni.org
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