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Ourisia  microphylla Poepp. & Endl.  trib. Angelonieae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Ourisia  microphylla Poepp. & Endl.  trib. Angelonieae
SynonymsOurisia polyantha auct.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (Neuquén)Argentina Northwest, (Mendoza)Chile Central, (BiobíoMaule)
rocks
Altitude800-2200m
Description leaves dense, 4-rowed, ovate, acute, sessile, flowers solitary, axillary and terminal, shortly pedicellate, numerous, ca. 1cm across and with tube 5mm long,
Size5-10cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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