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Cortia  depressa (D.Don) C.Norman   
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FamilyAPIACEAE
Genus species var.Cortia  depressa (D.Don) C.Norman 
SynonymsAthamanta depressa D.Don (basionym)
 Cortia lindleyi DC.
 Cortia nepalensis C.Norman
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentTibetEast Himalaya, (BhutanSikkim)IndiaNepalPakistan
grassland
Altitude3300-4900m
Description leaves in outline oblong, pinnate, segments pinnatisect, lobes short, fine, linear, umbels compound, umbellules 1-3cm, calyx lobes linear-lanceolate, flowers fragrant
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite, dark purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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