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Nototriche  orbignyana (Wedd.) A.W.Hill   
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FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus species var.Nototriche  orbignyana (Wedd.) A.W.Hill 
SynonymsMalvastrum orbignyanum Wedd. (basionym)
 Malvastrum copelandii Hieron.
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaBoliviaChile North, (Tarapaca)Peru
rocky slopes
Altitude4000-4500m
Description hirsute, leaves in rosette, petiolate, 10-12mm, flabellate to palmatitripartite, middle segment linear, tridentate, the lateral entire to pinnate, flowers sessile amongst leaves
Size3-5cm
Colorrich blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
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, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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