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Chrysocoma  oblongifolia DC.  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Chrysocoma  oblongifolia DC.  trib. Astereae
SynonymsChrysocoma ciliata E.Mey.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude400-1500m
Description branchlets at base leafless, leaves only apically, alternate, erica-like, glandular-punctate, glabrous, capitula numerous, 6-10mm across, sweetly fragrant
Size10-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
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
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
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