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Macowania  sororis Compton  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Macowania  sororis Compton  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaLesothoKwaZulu-Natal
rocks
Altitude2100-3000m
Description aromatic, young branchlets densely leafy, leaves to 13mm, imbricate, shiny, adaxially scabrous, glandular-hirsute abaxially lanate, margins involute, capitula pedicellate
Size10-90cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
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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