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Lotononis  oxyptera (E.Mey.) Benth.  trib. Crotalarieae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lotononis  oxyptera (E.Mey.) Benth.  trib. Crotalarieae
SynonymsCrotalaria oxyptera E.Mey. (basionym)
 Polylobium sparsiflorum Eckl. & Zeyh.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Description thinly lanate-pubescent, stipules solitary, minute, lanceolate, leaflets of 3, ovate or oblong, floral pedicels lanate, capitellate, few flowered, calyx tomentose
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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