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Pteronia  tricephala DC.  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Pteronia  tricephala DC.  trib. Astereae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceNorthern Cape Province)Free State
rocky slopes
Altitude1200-1600m
Description glabrous, subviscid, leaves opposite, linear-triangular, unciform-acute, subconnate, capitula sessile of 3, on apex of branchlets, oblong
Size30-80cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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