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Zinnia  acerosa (DC.) A.Gray  trib. Heliantheae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Zinnia  acerosa (DC.) A.Gray  trib. Heliantheae
SynonymsDiplothrix acerosa DC. (basionym)
 Crassina acerosa (DC.) Kuntze
 Zinnia pumila A.Gray
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.MexicoArizonaMexico NorthwestNew MexicoTexasUtah
rocky slopes
Altitude700-1900m
Description stem ramose, pilose, leaves uninerved, linear to subulate, scabrous, capitula solitary, involucre campanulate, phyllaries suborbiculate, obtuse, hirsute, ligules 7-10mm
Size5-15cm
Colorwhite, pale yellow
Bloomspring, summer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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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