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Gazania  othonnites (Thunb.) Less.  trib. Arctotidae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Gazania  othonnites (Thunb.) Less.  trib. Arctotidae
SynonymsGorteria othonnites Thunb. (basionym)
 Gazania intrusa DC.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude1100-1300m
Description basal leaves crowded, petiolate, glabrous, glaucous, entire to pinnatipartite, segments linear-oblong, acute, spinulose-ciliate, mucronate, capitula solitary
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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