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Townsendia  glabella A.Gray  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Townsendia  glabella A.Gray  trib. Astereae
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Colorado
rocky slopes
Altitude2100-2600m
Description leaves spathulate to oblanceolate, 2-6cm, usually glabrous, capitula solitary, terminal, involucre hemispherical, phyllaries lanceolate, acute, glabrous, ligules 5-10mm long
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite, rose, blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings of rosettes in spring
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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