Rock Garden Plants
Nothocalais  alpestris (A.Gray) K.L.Chambers  trib. Cichorieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Nothocalais  alpestris (A.Gray) K.L.Chambers  trib. Cichorieae
SynonymsTroximon alpestre A.Gray (basionym)
 Agoseris alpestris (A.Gray) Greene
 Microseris alpestris (A.Gray) Cronquist
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaOregonWashington
grassland and rocks
Altitude1300-2500m
Description taproot, leaves 3-10cm long, more or less oblanceolate, coarsely dentate or laciniate, usually rich shiny green, capitula solitary, to 2cm across
Size3-45cm
Colordark yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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