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Werneria  orbignyana Wedd.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Werneria  orbignyana Wedd.  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria mandoniana Wedd.
Territory Western South AmericaBoliviaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude2900-5000m
Description leaves crowded in rosette, spathulate, long petiolate, scabrous denticulate, tridentate, capitula solitary, large, involucre broadly campanulate, phyllaries lanceolate
Size5-8cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
cuttings in summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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