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Nemesia  denticulata (Benth.) Fourc.   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Nemesia  denticulata (Benth.) Fourc. 
SynonymsDiascia denticulata Benth. (basionym)
 Nemesia natalitia Sond.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)KwaZulu-Natal
rocky slopes
Altitude5-1600m
Description glabrous, leaves opposite, ovate-oval or oblong, obtuse, base decurrent, subentire, thick, flowers in short, compact, terminal raceme, flowers ca. 1cm across
Size10-60cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
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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