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Townsendia  mensana M.E.Jones  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Townsendia  mensana M.E.Jones  trib. Astereae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Utah
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1700-2700m
Description lower leaves narrowly oblanceolate to lanceolate-linear, 1-4cm, strigose, capitula solitary, sessile, involucre campanulate, 4-5-seriate, bracts lanceolate, acute
Size1-3cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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