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Ourisia  confertifolia Arroyo  trib. Angelonieae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Ourisia  confertifolia Arroyo  trib. Angelonieae
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
grassland
Altitudealpine
Description leaves broadly spathulate to suborbiculate, 5-13mm, shallowly emarginate, adaxially densely sericeous, often purple abaxially, flowers 1-3, 2cm long, in throat yellow
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, carpet
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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