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Lupinus  rupestris Kunth  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  rupestris Kunth  trib. Genisteae
SynonymsLupinus caespitosus Benth.
Territory Western South AmericaEcuador
grassland
Altitude4400-4500m
Description leaflets 5-7, lanceolate or linear-lanceolate, acute, 15-25mm, very shortly petiolate, inflorescence lax, 3-5cm long, openly verticillate raceme
Size15-20cm
Color
Bloomautumn
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous 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
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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