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Xenophyllum  poposum (Phil.) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Xenophyllum  poposum (Phil.) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria poposa Phil. (basionym)
 Werneria lorentziana Hieron.
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestBoliviaChile North
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude3500-5300m
Description leaves glabrous, carnose, cylindrical, obtuse, at apex whitish, 1cm, capitula above leaves, involucre cylindric, 8mm, phyllaries triangular-linear, ligules narrowly linear
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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