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Cissarobryon  elegans Poepp.   
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FamilyVIVIANIACEAE
Genus species var.Cissarobryon  elegans Poepp. 
SynonymsViviania elegans (Poepp.) Reiche & Johow
Territory Southern South AmericaChile Central
grassland
Altitude200-2500m
Description stems shortly pubescent, leaves 15mm, ovate, dentate, abaxially white hirsute, calyx white tomentose and hirsute, petals 8-10mm long
Size20-30cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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