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Brachyscome  decipiens Hook.f.  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Brachyscome  decipiens Hook.f.  trib. Astereae
Territory AustraliaNew South WalesSouth AustraliaTasmaniaVictoria
bogs, marshes
Description basal leaves in rosette, oblanceolate, to 10cm long, acute, entire, at apex crenate, glabrous, capitula solitary, involucre glabrous, often purple, ligules 5-8mm long
Size5-20cm
Colorpale blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in spring and early fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyHarden, G.J. (ed.): Flora of New South Wales (1990-1993)
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