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Psammotropha  mucronata (Thunb.) Fenzl   
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FamilyMOLLUGINACEAE
Genus species var.Psammotropha  mucronata (Thunb.) Fenzl 
SynonymsPharnaceum mucronatum Thunb. (basionym)
 Psammotropha androsacea Fenzl
 Psammotropha androsacea var. enervis Fenzl
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree StateSwazilandNorthern Provinces
rocks
Altitude30-2900m
Description leaves lanceolate, at base elongate, aristate-mucronate, crowded at nodes and at apex of branchlets, pedicels solitary at nodes with subsessile umbels
Size5-50cm
Colorgreenish white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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