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Dracophyllum  pubescens Cheeseman   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Dracophyllum  pubescens Cheeseman 
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
grassland and thickets
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description branchlets dark russet, leaves crowded at apex of branchlets, coriaceous, glaucous, subglabrous, acute, pungent, flowers 3-5 in spikes at lateral branchlets
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed when ripe or in spring
cuttings in late summer; layering in spring and fall
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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