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Rosenia   oppositifolia (DC.) K.Bremer  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Rosenia  oppositifolia (DC.) K.Bremer  trib. Gnaphalieae
SynonymsPolychaetia oppositifolia DC. (basionym)
 Nestlera prostrata Harv.
 Rosenia angustifolia Compton
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesFree State
rocky slopes
Altitude600-1800m
Description branchlets glabrescent, viscid, leaves opposite, linear, revolute, obtuse, adaxially tomentose, abaxially strigose, capitula sessile at apex of lateral, short, leafy branchlets
Size10-90cm
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, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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