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Senecio  pinguifolius (DC.) Sch.-Bip.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  pinguifolius (DC.) Sch.-Bip.  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsKleinia pinguifolia DC. (basionym)
 Curio pinguifolius (DC.) P.V.Heath
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape Province)Namibia
rocky slopes
Altitude500-800m
Description stems carnose, lanate, leaves subcylindrical, acute, glabrescent, entire, capitula solitary, pedunculate, phyllaries acute
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesucculent subshrub
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 late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
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