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Phyllachne  rubra (Hook.f.) Cheeseman   
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FamilySTYLIDIACEAE
Genus species var.Phyllachne  rubra (Hook.f.) Cheeseman 
SynonymsHelophyllum rubrum Hook.f. (basionym)
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves 4-5mm long, narrowly oblong to linear, flowers 5mm across, shortly tubular, drying dark red, lobes 5-7, subunequal, obovate
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typecushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The International Plant Names Index www.ipni.org
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