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Lupinus  prostratus J.Agardh  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  prostratus J.Agardh  trib. Genisteae
Territory Western South AmericaBoliviaEcuadorPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude3500-4000m
Description stems and leaves white hirsute, leaflets 7-9, obovate to linear-obovate, inflorescence single whorl with four flowers
Size10-15cm
Colorviolet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent subshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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