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Caiophora  rusbyana Rusby   
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FamilyLOASACEAE
Genus species var.Caiophora  rusbyana Rusby 
Territory Western South AmericaBolivia
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude3800-4100m
Description hairs stinging, leaves lanceolate, pinnatisect, segments triangular, dentate, acute, flowers 2-3, pendent, petals 45mm long, corolla half-closed
Size25-40cm
Colorred
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
root cuttings in spring
Bibliography
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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