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Tribeles  australis Phil.   
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FamilyESCALLONIACEAE
Genus species var.Tribeles  australis Phil. 
SynonymsTribeles philippii Macloskie
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (Rio NegroSanta CruzTierra del Fuego (Argentina))Chile South, (AisÚnLos LagosMagellanes)
cold steppes
Altitude0-1000m
Description leaves alternate, sessile, oblong-elliptic, 6-12mm long, coriaceous, usually tridentate, flowers solitary, stellate, on short lateral shoots
Size10-15cm
Colorpale bluish, white
Bloomspring, summer
Ca-
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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