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Aptosimum  viscosum Benth.   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Aptosimum  viscosum Benth. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape Province)Namibia
rocky slopes
Description leaves oblanceolate-spathulate, shortly sharply acuminate or mucronate, subsessile, shortly glandular pubescent, viscid, flowers axillary, solitary, 15-20mm long, calyx glandular
Size5-25cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typespinose shrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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