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Oreocharis  muscicola (Diels) Mich.Möller & A.Weber   
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FamilyGESNERIACEAE
Genus species var.Oreocharis  muscicola (Diels) Mich.Möller & A.Weber 
SynonymsDidissandra muscicola Diels (basionym)
 Briggsia muscicola (Diels) Craib
 Oreocharis penlopii C.E.C.Fisch.
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentIndo-ChinaChina South-Central, (Yunnan)TibetEast Himalaya, (Bhutan)IndiaMyanmar
shady rocks
Altitude2400-3500m
Description leaves petiolate, narrowly elliptic to lanceolate, densely white appressed pubescent, serrate, acute, flowers 2-8 in cyme, corolla inside red to orange, 17-34mm long
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow, orange
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
division in spring and in late summer; leaf cuttings in summ
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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