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Hypochaeris  meyeniana (Walp.) Griseb.  trib. Cichorieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Hypochaeris  meyeniana (Walp.) Griseb.  trib. Cichorieae
SynonymsOreophila meyeniana Walp. (basionym)
 Achyrophorus meyenianus (Walp.) Walp.
 Hypochaeris ciliata (Wedd.) Perkins (var.)
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestBoliviaChile NorthEcuadorPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude1700-5200m
Description leaves lanceolate-elliptic or obovate, pinnatisect, runcinate, on base attenuate, dentate or entire, glabrous or margins pilose, capitula sessile, ligules 6-13mm long
Size1-8cm
Coloryellow, yellowish orange
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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