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Amphiglossa  triflora DC.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Amphiglossa  triflora DC.  trib. Gnaphalieae
SynonymsHelichrysum armatum Merxm.
 Pterothrix spinescens DC.
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesLesothoNamibiaFree StateNorthern Provinces
dry, stony grassland
Altitude900-1400m
Description upper branchlets spiny, leaves linear, revolute, mucronate, remote, capitula 3-5-flowered, phyllaries acute, rusty red
Size15-40cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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