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Hectorella  caespitosa Hook.f.   
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FamilyMONTIACEAE
Genus species var.Hectorella  caespitosa Hook.f. 
SynonymsLyallia caespitosa (Hook.f.) Heywood
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
grassland
Altitudesubalpine
Description leaves subulate, 5-8cm long in compact rosette, firmly crowded and forming hard surface of cushion, flowers stellate, pentamerous, sessile, to 8mm across
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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