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Burkartia  lanigera (Hook. & Arn.) Crisci  trib. Mutisieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Burkartia  lanigera (Hook. & Arn.) Crisci  trib. Mutisieae
SynonymsPerezia lanigera Hook. & Arn. (basionym)
 Perezia sessiliflora Speg.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (ChubutRio NegroSanta Cruz)
cold steppes
Altitude0-500m
Description leaves densely crowded in rosette, linear, entire, 8-15mm long, revolute, coriaceous, with lanate, basal sheaths, capitula solitary, sessile, 1cm across, ligules 4mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorreddish white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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