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Gentianella  fastigiata (Benth.) Fabris   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  fastigiata (Benth.) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana fastigiata Benth. (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaEcuador
grassland
Altitude3000-3400m
Description leaves dense, imbricate, ovate, acute, sessile, 15-20mm long, flowers in raceme of 15-30, campanulate, ca. 12mm long
Size5-15cm
Colorpurple, red
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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