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Frasera  parryi Torr.   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Frasera  parryi Torr. 
SynonymsSwertia parryi (Torr.) Kuntze
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.ArizonaCalifornia
grassland and thickets
Altitude500-2000m
Description basal leaves oblanceolate, with white margins, 10-20cm long, flowers 2-3cm across, black punctate
Size100-150cm
Colorgreenish white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyMunz, P.A. (1959) A California Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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