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Senecio  candollii Wedd.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  candollii Wedd.  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsCulcitium glaciale Meyen & Walp.
 Senecio anacephalus Griseb.
 Senecio glacialis (Meyen & Walp.) Cuatrec.
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestBoliviaChile NorthPeru
grassland
Altitude3300-5000m
Description lanate, leaves oblanceolate, entire, pale green, 3-9cm long, stem with 1-3 small, narrow bracts, capitula solitary, campanulate, discoid, 2cm across
Size5-15cm
Colorbrownish, greenish yellow
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
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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