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Acaena  magellanica (Lam.) Vahl   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Acaena  magellanica (Lam.) Vahl 
SynonymsAncistrum magellanicum Lam. (basionym)
 Acaena adscendens Vahl
 Acaena laevigata Vahl
Territory AustraliaNew Zealand
grassland
Altitude0-3000m
Description leaves to 10cm long, leaflets 6-7, on both sides green, adaxially glabrous, abaxially pilose, obovate-oblong, serrate, heads to 12mm wide, spines and anthers purple
Size10-15cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division in spring and in autumn
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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