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Phacelia  nana Wedd.   
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FamilyBORAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Phacelia  nana Wedd. 
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina SouthArgentina NorthwestBoliviaChile North
grassland and rocks
Altitude3300-4600m
Description leaves pinnatisect, 2cm, petiolate, segments 5-7, oblong or ovate, obtuse, entire to crenate, flowers 8-10 in dense raceme, calyx lobes unequal, spathulate; annual
Size3-5cm
Colorviolet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeannual
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
division in spring and early fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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