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Azorella  spinosa (Ruiz & Pav.) Pers.   
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FamilyAPIACEAE
Genus species var.Azorella  spinosa (Ruiz & Pav.) Pers. 
SynonymsFragosa spinosa Ruiz & Pav. (basionym)
 Bolax spinosa (Pers.) Spreng.
 Mulinum cuneatum Hook. & Arn.
Territory Southern South AmericaChile CentralChile NorthChile South
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude0-2000m
Description glabrous, leaves cuneate, petiolate, vaginate, pinnate, segments lanceolate-triangular, spinose, 15-25cm long, umbel shortly pedicellate, involucral bracts linear-lanceolate
Size10-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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