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Townsendia  scapigera D.C.Eaton  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Townsendia  scapigera D.C.Eaton  trib. Astereae
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaIdahoNevadaOregonUtah
rocky slopes
Altitude1500-3800m
Description strigose, hirsute, basal leaves spathulate, 10-40mm long, inclusive thin petiole, capitula on scapiform peducle, involucre 8-13mm high, broadly campanulate, ligules 7-16mm
Size3-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
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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