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Polygala  ohlendorfiana Eckl. & Zeyh.   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  ohlendorfiana Eckl. & Zeyh. 
Territory East Tropical AfricaSouthern Africa
rocky slopes
Altitude0-3000m
Description lanate, leaves alternate, shortly petiolate, ovate, obtuse, thin, racemes lateral and terminal, elongate, bracts small, ovate-subulate, persistent, pedicels shorter than flowers
Size5-25cm
Colorrose
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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