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Macowania  glandulosa N.E.Br.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Macowania  glandulosa N.E.Br.  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaKwaZulu-Natal
rocks
Altitude1800-2100m
Description leaves to 2cm long, adaxially green, glandular-punctate, margins involute, abaxially white lanate, capitula sessile, involucre pale brown, sometimes purple-brown variegate
Size15-25cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring
Ca-
Typeshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Mountain flowers
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