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Colobanthus  nivicola M.Gray   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Colobanthus  nivicola M.Gray 
Territory AustraliaNew South Wales
grassland
Altitudealpine
Description leaves 3-5mm long, bright green, flowers conspicuous, sepals yellow-green, to 3mm long
Size1-5cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyHarden, G.J. (ed.): Flora of New South Wales (1990-1993)
Australian Plant Census biodiversity.org.au/nsl/services
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