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Bolax  caespitosa Decne.   
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FamilyAPIACEAE
Genus species var.Bolax  caespitosa Decne. 
SynonymsAzorella bovei Speg.
 Azorella gummifera Poir.
 Bolax bovei DusÚn
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (Santa CruzTierra del Fuego (Argentina))Chile South, (AisÚnLos LagosMagellanes)
cold steppes
Altitude0-1500m
Description leaves entire, elliptic, 2-3mm long, basally amplexicaule, flowers in compact umbel, achenes brown, oblong-ovoid
Size5-10cm
Colorgreenish yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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