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Balsamorhiza  macrolepis W.M.Sharp  trib. Heliantheae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Balsamorhiza  macrolepis W.M.Sharp  trib. Heliantheae
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevadaOregon
grassland
Altitude90-1400m
Description leaves green or grey-green, elliptic to lanceolate, 1-2-pinnatifid, segments ovate, dentate or lobate, capitula solitary, involucre hemispherical, ligules 2-4cm
Size20-40cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, medium moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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