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Daphne  macrantha Ludlow   
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FamilyTHYMELAEACEAE
Genus species var.Daphne  macrantha Ludlow 
Territory ChinaTibet
grassland and thickets
Altitude4200-4300m
Description evergreen, leaves at apex of branchlets, coriaceous, narrowly obovate, 3-6cm, obtuse, entire, revolute, glabrous, flowers large, fragrant, 5-10, in terminal heads, drupe red
Size20-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in late summer; layering in spring
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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