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Packera  castoreus (S.L.Welsh) Kartesz  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Packera  castoreus (S.L.Welsh) Kartesz  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsSenecio castoreus S.L.Welsh (basionym)
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Utah
rocky slopes
Altitude3300-3900m
Description white lanate, leaves mainly basal, petiolate, ovate to lanceolate, 1-2cm long, stem leaves reduced, capitula discoid, 1-4, 10-16mm across
Size3-10cm
Coloryellow
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, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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