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Lobelia  surrepens Hook.f.   
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FamilyCAMPANULACEAE
Genus species var.Lobelia  surrepens Hook.f. 
SynonymsDortmanna surrepens (Hook.f.) Kuntze
 Pratia surrepens (Hook.f.) E.Wimm.
Territory AustraliaNew South WalesTasmaniaVictoria
grassland
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description stems rooting, leaves obovate to orbiculate, usually entire and bright green, flowers ca. 1cm long, shortly pedicellate
Size5-10cm
Colorpale blue, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub, carpet
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
BibliographyWalsh N.G. et al. (1993-1999) Flora of Victoria 1-4
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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