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Gazania  krebsiana Less.  trib. Arctotidae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Gazania  krebsiana Less.  trib. Arctotidae
SynonymsGazania lineariloba DC.
 Gazania mucronata DC.
 Gazania oxyloba DC.
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree State
steppes
Altitude15-3200m
Description leaves deeply 7-lobate, adaxially green, abaxially white lanate, capitula to 6cm across, ligules at base with grey spot
Size5-20cm
Colororange, red
Bloomsummer, autumn
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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