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Porophyllum  pygmaeum D.J.Keil & Morefield  trib. Tageteae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Porophyllum  pygmaeum D.J.Keil & Morefield  trib. Tageteae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Nevada
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1300-2200m
Description leaves cylindrical, 10-15mm long, ca. 2mm thick, basally reduced and scaly-like, glandular-punctate, capitula solitary, terminal, pedunculate, discoid
Size5-15cm
Colorpale yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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