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Leucophysalis  nana (A.Gray) Averett   
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FamilySOLANACEAE
Genus species var.Leucophysalis  nana (A.Gray) Averett 
SynonymsSaracha nana A.Gray (basionym)
 Chamaesaracha nana (A.Gray) A.Gray
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevadaOregon
grassland and thickets
Altitude1300-1600m
Description leaves broadly ovate to cuneate, to 5cm long, petiolate, flowers in pairs, axillary, ca. 2cm across, fruit globular, whitish, ca. 1cm wide
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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