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Pimelea  pygmaea Meisn.   
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FamilyTHYMELAEACEAE
Genus species var.Pimelea  pygmaea Meisn. 
SynonymsBanksia pygmaea (Meisn.) Kuntze
Territory AustraliaTasmania
bogs, marshes
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description leaves ovate-oblong to linear, 2-4mm long, apically usually with few hairs, flowers 2-3mm long, solitary, in axils of upper leaves, tubular, tetramerous
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub, carpet
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyCurtis, W.M. (1956-1965) The Student´s Flora of Tasmania 1-3
Australian Plant Census biodiversity.org.au/nsl/services
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