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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  alborosea (Gilg) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana alborosea Gilg (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland
Altitude4200-4500m
Description leaves in rosette, oblong, 6-7mm, rather carnose and shiny, flowers solitary, erect, infundibuliform, 15mm long, tube white, lobes obtuse, 8-9mm wide
Size1-5cm
Colorpink
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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