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Lesquerella  hitchcockii Munz   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Lesquerella  hitchcockii Munz 
SynonymsLesquerella hitchcockii ssp. confluens Maguire
 Physaria hitchcockii (Munz) O´Kane & Al-Shehbaz
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.NevadaUtah
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude2300-3500m
Description densely pubescent, lower leaves spathulate to linear, entire, stem leaves similar, smaller, flowers in compact raceme, petals lanceolate, 5-9mm long, silicles spherical
Size1-5cm
Colorpale yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typerosette, carpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings of rosettes in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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