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Xenophyllum  humile (Kunth) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Xenophyllum  humile (Kunth) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria humilis Kunth (basionym)
 Werneria articulata S.F.Blake
 Werneria glandulosa Klatt
Territory Western South AmericaBoliviaColombiaEcuadorPeru
bogs, marshes
Altitude3600-5000m
Description leaves imbricate, cylindrical, 12-25mm, slightly curvate, carnose, shiny, capitula solitary, subsessile, to 15mm in diam.
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
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