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Gunnera  densiflora Hook.f.   
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FamilyGUNNERACEAE
Genus species var.Gunnera  densiflora Hook.f. 
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
bogs, marshes
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves long petiolate, rich green, 15-35mm, broadly ovate to orbiculate, coarsely dentate or 1-3-lobate, drupe to 3mm long, pyriform, deep red
Size10-15cm
Colorinsignificant
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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