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Boea  hygrometrica (Bunge) R.Br.   
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FamilyGESNERIACEAE
Genus species var.Boea  hygrometrica (Bunge) R.Br. 
SynonymsDorcoceras hygrometrica Bunge (basionym)
Territory ChinaChina South-CentralManchuriaChina North-CentralChina Southeast
shady rocks and woods
Altitude100-1500m
Description leaves 5-7cm long, oval, adaxially sericeous, abaxially lanate, flowers ca. 2cm long, with yellow throat, in lax raceme
Size5-15cm
Colorbluish purple, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
division in spring and in late summer; leaf cuttings in summ
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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