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Adesmia  salicornioides Speg.  trib. Adesmieae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Adesmia  salicornioides Speg.  trib. Adesmieae
SynonymsAdesmia carnosa DusÚn
 Patagonium carnosum (DusÚn) Reiche
 Patagonium salicornioides (Speg.) Speg.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (Santa CruzTierra del Fuego (Argentina))Chile South, (Magellanes)
cold steppes
Altitude0-1500m
Description leaves glabrous, carnose, trifoliolate, leaflets narrowly obovate, 2-5mm long, flowers solitary, terminal, pedicelate, 8-11mm long, with dark violet venation
Size1-2cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13░C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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