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Misbrookea  strigosissima (A.Gray) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Misbrookea  strigosissima (A.Gray) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria strigosissima A.Gray (basionym)
 Werneria boraginifolia Kuntze
 Werneria setosa Sch.Bip.
Territory Western South AmericaBoliviaPeru
grassland and rocks
Altitude2900-5000m
Description leaves in rosette, spathulate, 2-3cm long, subcarnose and appressed sericeous, capitula solitary, 3-5cm long, ligules abaxially pink
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typecarpet
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
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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