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Townsendia  hookeri Beaman  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Townsendia  hookeri Beaman  trib. Astereae
SynonymsTownsendia nuttallii Dorn
Territory
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude700-1800m
Description lower leaves narrowly oblanceolate, 5-25mm, carnose, strigose-sericeous, capitula solitary, sessile, involucre campanulate, 5-seriate, bracts lanceolate-linear
Size1-3cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typecushion
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 of rosettes in spring
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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