Rock Garden Plants
Viviania  macrophylla (Phil.) Reiche & Johow   
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyVIVIANIACEAE
Genus species var.Viviania  macrophylla (Phil.) Reiche & Johow 
SynonymsCissarobryon macrophyllum Phil. (basionym)
Territory Southern South AmericaChile Central
grassland
Description stems ramose, adpressed hirsute, leaves 18mm, broadly ovate, dentate, flowers axillary, shortly pedicellate, calyx white tomentose and hirsute, lobes large and narrow
Size20-30cm
Colorpale blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý