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Alchemilla  abyssinica Fresen.   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Alchemilla  abyssinica Fresen. 
SynonymsAlchemilla gunae Schweinf.
 Alchemilla rothii Oliv.
Territory East Tropical Africa
rocky slopes
Altitudealpine
Description evergreen, leaves to 4cm wide, palmatilobate, lobes 5-7, curvate-dentate, sparsely hirsute, petioles and stems long hirsute
Size5-10cm
Color
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
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, 16-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyBaker, J.G. (1871) Flora ofTropical Africa
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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