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FamilySOLANACEAE
Genus species var.Solanum  lobbianum Bitter 
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude3000-4200m
Description leaves interrupted imparipinnate, 3-5-jugate, leaflets remote, minute, densely hirsute, the lateral sessile, the terminal elliptic, obtuse, flowers subrotate, ca. 3cm wide
Size10-20cm
Colorgreyish, pale blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivation
alpine house, dry rest in summer, watering from November
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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