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Erigeron  cavernensis S.L.Welsh & N.D.Atwood  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Erigeron  cavernensis S.L.Welsh & N.D.Atwood  trib. Astereae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Nevada
rocks
Altitude2100-3400m
Description taproot, basal leaves petiolate, spathulate, 5-20mm long, abruptly tapered to petiole, entire, hirsute, capitula solitary, involucre 2-seriate, ligules 16-24, 4-6mm long
Size1-6cm
Colorwhite, rose, lavender
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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