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Helichrysum  oreophilum Klatt  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  oreophilum Klatt  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaLesothoKwaZulu-NatalFree StateSwazilandNorthern Provinces
grassland
Altitude1000-2400m
Description leaves lanceolate, white tomentose, 8cm, semiamplexicaule, stem leaves simple, smaller, capitula 7mm across in compact cyme, phyllaries acute, at base arachnose
Size6-30cm
Colorlemmon yellow
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Field guide to wild flowers Kwa-Zulu Natal...
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