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Acaulimalva  acaulis (Cav.) Krapov.   
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FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus species var.Acaulimalva  acaulis (Cav.) Krapov. 
SynonymsMalva acaulis Cav. (basionym)
 Malvastrum acaule (Cav.) A.Gray
Territory Northern South AmericaWestern South AmericaPeruVenezuela
rocky slopes
Altitude3000-4500m
Description petiole 3-6cm long, hirsute, leaves broadly ovate, at base truncate, adaxially glabrous, 5-7-lobate, sharply dentate, ciliate, flowers on peduncle of 2-4
Size10-15cm
Colorgreenish yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette
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, 16-21°C
rosette cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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