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Sutera  platysepala Hiern   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Sutera  platysepala Hiern 
SynonymsChaenostoma platysepalum (Hiern) Kornhall
 Sutera humifusa Hiern
 Sutera pallescens Hiern
Territory Southern AfricaKwaZulu-Natal
rocky slopes
Altitude450-850m
Description leaves opposite, ovate, obtuse, at base cuneate, obtusely dentate, membranous, shiny, minutely glandular, petiolate, flowers axillary, few, 1cm long, with orange centre
Size20-60cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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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