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Chrysactinium  acaule (Kunth) Wedd.  trib. Liabeae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Chrysactinium  acaule (Kunth) Wedd.  trib. Liabeae
SynonymsAndromachia acaulis Kunth (basionym)
 Liabum acaule (Kunth) Less.
 Liabum longiradiatum Hieron.
Territory Western South AmericaEcuadorPeru
grassland and rocks
Altitude2200-4500m
Description leaves lanceolate, acute, denticulate, 2-3cm, shortly petiolate, adaxially glabrous, green, abaxially white tometose, capitula solitary, 25-30mm, involucre glabrous
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
cuttings of rosettes in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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