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Calycera  involucrata Phil.   
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FamilyCALYCERACEAE
Genus species var.Calycera  involucrata Phil. 
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (CatamarcaMendozaSan JuanTucuman)
steppes
Altitude1500-2600m
Description glabrous, stem leaves lanceolate, tapered to petiole, incised-dentate, floral heads hemispherical, leaves of involucre 4-5, linear, coarsely dentate, longer than leaves
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings of rosettes in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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