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Whipplea  modesta Torr.   
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FamilyHYDRANGEACEAE
Genus species var.Whipplea  modesta Torr. 
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaOregonWashington
rocky slopes
Altitude0-1400m
Description rooting, densely scabrous pubescent, leaves ovate, 10-25mm, crenate-serrate, flowers 5-10 in head, petals 5-6, rhombic, ca. 5mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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