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Paronychia  microphylla Phil.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Paronychia  microphylla Phil. 
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaBoliviaChile North, (Tarapaca)Peru
rocks
Altitude2000-3500m
Description leaves elliptic, mucronate, hirsute, 5mm long, much shorter than internodes, stipules 5mm long, sepals outside densely hirsute, obtuse, shortly mucronate
Size10-15cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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