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Acaulimalva  rhizantha (A.Gray) Krapov.   
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FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus species var.Acaulimalva  rhizantha (A.Gray) Krapov. 
SynonymsMalvastrum rhizanthum A.Gray (basionym)
 Malva rhizantha (A.Gray) Wedd.
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland
Altitude2800-4600m
Description leaves long petiolate, orbiculate, cordate, crenate-dentate, glabrous, flowers solitary, subsessile, 6-10mm long, petals cuneate, retuse
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, medium moist, rich, drained soil, sun
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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