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Helichrysum  drakensbergense Killick  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  drakensbergense Killick  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaKwaZulu-Natal
grassland and thickets
Altitude1500-2800m
Description branchlets often rooting, ramose, grey-white, in lower part leafy, leaves grey lanate, spathulate, capitula 4mm in dense flattened head, 20-25mm wide, phyllaries pale yellow
Size20-40cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
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