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Peliostomum  viscosum Benth.   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Peliostomum  viscosum Benth. 
SynonymsAptosimum viscosum (Benth.) E.Phillips
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape Province)Namibia
rocky slopes
Altitude300-800m
Description leaves alternate, oval or obovate, obtuse, subsessile, subcarnose, viscid-strigose, flowers axillary, subsessile, solitary, 15-20mm long, calyx viscid
Size5-15cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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