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Macowania  corymbosa M.D.Hend.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Macowania  corymbosa M.D.Hend.  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaKwaZulu-Natal
grassland and thickets
Altitude1500-2600m
Description spinose, leaves narrow, revolute, abaxially thinly lanate, adaxially setose, capitula crowded, terminal, 25mm across, phyllaries setose, with dark brown rim
Size30-150cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Field guide to wild flowers Kwa-Zulu Natal...
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