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Delpinophytum  patagonicum (Speg.) Speg.   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Delpinophytum  patagonicum (Speg.) Speg. 
SynonymsDelpinoella patagonica Speg. (basionym)
 Coronopus patagonicus (Speg.) Muschl.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (ChubutSanta Cruz)
sandy grassland
Altitude0-300m
Description taproot, leaves imbricate, narrowly ovate, acute, 5-6mm long, flowers subsessile, solitary, to 6mm in diam., silicles flattened, ca. 5mm broad
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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