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Gentianella  crassulifolia (Griseb.) Fabris   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  crassulifolia (Griseb.) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana crassulifolia Griseb. (basionym)
 Gentiana lehmannii Gilg
 Gentianella lehmannii (Gilg) Fabris
Territory Western South AmericaEcuadorPeru
grassland and rocks
Altitude3000-3800m
Description leaves lanceolate or elliptic, hirsute, margins scabrous, flowers 8-12 in dense corymb, corolla 12-15mm, pentamerous, lobes suborbiculate
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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