Rock Garden Plants
Perityle  tenella (M.E.Jones) J.F.Macbr.  trib. Heliantheae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Perityle  tenella (M.E.Jones) J.F.Macbr.  trib. Heliantheae
SynonymsLaphamia palmeri var. tenella M.E.Jones (basionym)
 Laphamia palmeri A.Gray
 Monothrix palmeri (A.Gray) Rydb.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.ArizonaNevadaUtah
rocky slopes
Altitude600-2700m
Description loosely strigose, leaves alternate, wide, 5-25mm, with few acute teeth, capitula terminal, solitary or 2-10 in corymb, discoid, 5-10mm across
Size5-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
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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