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Helichrysum  auriceps Hilliard  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  auriceps Hilliard  trib. Gnaphalieae
SynonymsHelichrysum araneosum Klatt
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)KwaZulu-Natal
steppes
Altitude0-2000m
Description leaves long, narrow, 6-15cm, grey lanate, adaxially with long coarse hairs, capitula 45mm across, in dense cluster
Size25-60cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
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