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Diascia  barberae Hook f.  trib. Hemimerideae 
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Diascia  barberae Hook f.  trib. Hemimerideae
Territory Southern AfricaLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree State
grassland
Altitude2000-3000m
Description leaves ovate, dentate, over 2cm long, flowers 15-20mm across, in raceme, spur conspicuous, incurved, calyx reflexed
Size10-50cm
Colorpink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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