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Acaulimalva  engleriana (Ulbr.) Krapov.   
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FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus species var.Acaulimalva  engleriana (Ulbr.) Krapov. 
SynonymsMalvastrum englerianum Ulbr. (basionym)
 Malvastrum bakerianum A.W.Hill
 Malvastrum bakerianum var. strigosum A.W.Hill
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude2500-5200m
Description petioles long, hirsute, leaves ovate, at base rounded, 2-3cm, subglabrous, obscurely 5-lobate, dentate, flowers solitary, petals broadly obovate
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish, white
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
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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