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FamilyCAMPANULACEAE
Genus species var.Lobelia  nana Kunth 
SynonymsDortmanna nana (Kunth) Kuntze
 Lobelia cymbalaria Griseb.
 Rapuntium nanum (Kunth) C.Presl
Territory
grassland
Altitude3000-4500m
Description stems rooting, leaves orbiculate to obovate-oblong, entire, 5-16mm long, sometimes adaxially hirsute, flowers solitary, to 1cm long
Size5-10cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, light, germ. 1 month, 18-24°C
division in spring and fall; basal cuttings in spring
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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