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Hermannia  depressa N.E.Br.   
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FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus species var.Hermannia  depressa N.E.Br. 
SynonymsMahernia erodioides var. latifolia Harv.
Territory East Tropical AfricaSouthern Africa
dry, stony grassland
Altitude90-2000m
Description sparsely hirsute, glandular, leaves 40x25mm, obtusely dentate, flowers in slender inflorescence, closely above leaves, petals 8x4mm
Size3-40cm
Colorpinkish yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Field guide to wild flowers Kwa-Zulu Natal...
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