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Gazania  lichtensteinii Less.  trib. Arctotidae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Gazania  lichtensteinii Less.  trib. Arctotidae
SynonymsGazania araneosa DC.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)Namibia
grassland
Altitude140-1400m
Description stems arachnose, leaves obovate-spathulate, petiolate, entire or lobate, arachnose-tomentose, ciliate, mucronate, capitula solitary, involucre glabrous, cylindrical
Size5-40cm
Colorgolden-yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
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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