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Acaena  confertissima Bitter   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Acaena  confertissima Bitter 
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (ChubutSanta Cruz)
cold steppes
Altitude0-500m
Description lanate, leaves 5-12mm, densely crowded at base of stem, 3-9 pairs of leaflets elliptical, entire to ternate, achenes in tiny, compact head
Size1-5cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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