Rock Garden Plants
Packera  franciscana (Greene) W.A.Weber & Á.Löve  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Packera  franciscana (Greene) W.A.Weber & Á.Löve  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsSenecio franciscanus Greene (basionym)
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Arizona
rocks and scree
Altitude3200-3800m
Description basal leaves petiolate, lyrate or ovate to orbiculate, 1-2cm, dentate, glabrous, stem leaves smaller, sessile, capitula 1-6 in compact cyme, involucre purple
Size3-7cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in early spring or fall; cuttings after flowering
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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