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Gentianella  scopulorum (Wedd.) T.N.Ho & S.W.Liu   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  scopulorum (Wedd.) T.N.Ho & S.W.Liu 
SynonymsGentiana scopulorum Wedd. (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaBolivia
rocks
Altitudealpine
Description basal leaves elliptic-oblong, stem leaves lanceolate, acute, 3-nerved, entire, flowers long pedicellate, erect, in raceme, corolla pentamerous, lobes obovate-oblong
Size10-15cm
Colorpale blue, lilac
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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