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Lysipomia  sphagnophila Wedd.   
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FamilyCAMPANULACEAE
Genus species var.Lysipomia  sphagnophila Wedd. 
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuadorPeru
bogs, marshes
Altitude3100-4400m
Description rosettes 15mm across, leaves linear, obtuse, carnose, minutely ciliate, flowers shorter than leaves, four calyx lobes equal, triangular, the 5th linear and longer
Size1-3cm
Colorblue, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, uncovered, light, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
basal cuttings in spring
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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