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Berkheya  multijuga (DC.) Roessler  trib. Arctotidae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Berkheya  multijuga (DC.) Roessler  trib. Arctotidae
SynonymsStobaea multijuga DC. (basionym)
 Stobaea grandiflora DC.
 Crocodilodes multijugum (DC.) Kuntze
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree State
grassland
Altitude700-2900m
Description stems arachnose-tomentose, leaves adaxially glabrous, stem leaves sessile, shortly decurrent, pinnatilobate, lobes approximate, trifid, spinose, capitula solitary
Size40-60cm
Colorlavender-blue, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, fl .stem erect
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Field guide to wild flowers Kwa-Zulu Natal...
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