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Diascia  vigilis Hilliard & B.L.Burtt  trib. Hemimerideae 
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Diascia  vigilis Hilliard & B.L.Burtt  trib. Hemimerideae
Territory Southern AfricaLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree State
grassland and woods
Altitude1800-2440m
Description stoloniferous, leaves ovate, 3-4cm long, dentate, subcarnose, bright green, densely hirsute, flowers to 3cm across, in compact raceme
Size15-50cm
Colorbright pink
Bloomsummer, autumn
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationcold, semi-shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Field guide to wild flowers Kwa-Zulu Natal...
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