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Gentianella  meyeniana (Griseb.) Fabris   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  meyeniana (Griseb.) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana meyeniana Griseb. (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (Jujuy)BoliviaPeru
grassland
Altitude4000-4600m
Description leaves 5mm, oblong linear, obtuse, entire, flowers shortly pedicelate, erect, 7-8mm, pentamerous, lobes ovate-oblong, as long as tube
Size2-5cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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