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Lewisia  cantelovii J.T.Howell  sect. Cotyledon 
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FamilyMONTIACEAE
Genus species var.Lewisia  cantelovii J.T.Howell  sect. Cotyledon
SynonymsLewisia serrata Heckard & Stebbins
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
rocks
Altitude400-1300m
Description basal leaves 2-5cm, flat, oblanceolate, obtuse or emarginate, stems thin, branched, inflorescence paniculate, many flowered, flowers pedicellate, petals 5-7, elliptic
Size5-40cm
Colorwhite, pale pink
Bloomlate spring
Ca-
Typerosette, stem ascending
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
rosettes as cuttings in early summer; leaf cuttings in summe
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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