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Moschopsis  monocephala (Phil.) Reiche   
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FamilyCALYCERACEAE
Genus species var.Moschopsis  monocephala (Phil.) Reiche 
SynonymsBoopis monocephala Phil. (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestChile NorthPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude4000-5000m
Description rosettes solitary, leaves spathulate-orbiculate, crenate, 3-4cm long, inflorescence spherical, sessile, 25-30mm broad, in the midst of rosette, corolla 5-6mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeannual
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings of rosettes in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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