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Viola  kermesina W.Becker   
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  kermesina W.Becker 
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
thickets
Altitude4400-4700m
Description rosettes 2-3cm wide, leaves spathulate, with membranous margins, on both faces hirsute, flowers with solid spur, closely above leaves
Size5-10cm
Colorscarlet red
Bloomspring
Ca
Typerosette
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed when ripe or in spring
rosette cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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