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Hexastylis  contracta H.L.Blomq.   
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FamilyARISTOLOCHIACEAE
Genus species var.Hexastylis  contracta H.L.Blomq. 
SynonymsAsarum contractum (H.L.Blomq.) Barringer
Territory Southeastern U.S.A.KentuckyNorth CarolinaTennessee
thickets and woods
Altitude300-1000m
Description leaves rarely variegate, orbiculate-cordate, flowers rhombic-ovoid, over middle conspicuously tapered, 15-30mm, lobes erect to patent, 4-5mm, adaxially strigose
Size5-10cm
Color
Bloomspring
Ca-
Typecarpet
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
division in early spring and early summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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