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Xenophyllum  ciliolatum (A.Gray) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Xenophyllum  ciliolatum (A.Gray) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria ciliolata A.Gray (basionym)
 Werneria juniperina Hieron.
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaBoliviaChile North, (Tarapaca)Peru
rocks
Altitude4200-5000m
Description aromatic, leaves imbricate, sessile, triangular, carnose, 3mm long, laciniate-denticulate, capitula solitary, sessile at apex of branchlets, involucre purple, ligules few
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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