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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Sebaea  thodeana Gilg 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)LesothoKwaZulu-Natal
bogs, marshes
Altitude2100-3475m
Description leaves spathulate, to 4cm long, crowded at base of stem, flowers 5-10 in dense head, corolla with short tube, lobes 7mm, rounded, anthers conspicuously red-brown
Size5-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Mountain flowers
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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