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FamilyRUBIACEAE
Genus species var.Cruckshanksia  pumila Clos 
SynonymsCruckshanksia chrysantha Phil.
 Cruckshanksia geisseana Phil.
 Cruckshanksia tripartita Phil
Territory Southern South AmericaChile Central, (Coquimbo)Chile North, (AntofagastaAtacama)
dry, stony grassland
Altitude800-2300m
Description leaves lanceolate, acute, 3-40mm long, sepals two, orbiculate-cordate, 7-10mm wide, corolla 10-13mm long
Size10-15cm
Colorbright yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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