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Adesmia  spuma Burkart  trib. Adesmieae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Adesmia  spuma Burkart  trib. Adesmieae
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (CatamarcaLa RiojaSan Juan)Chile Central, (Coquimbo)Chile North, (Atacama)
scree and moraines
Altitude2000-4600m
Description white hirsute, leaves pinnate, long petiolate, leaflets 8-16 pairs, narrowly oblanceolate, complicate, flowers 7-8mm long, solitary, sessile, axillary, pod glabrous
Size5-10cm
Colorwhitish yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationgravelly, humous, moist, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, gravelly soil, semi-shade
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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