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Muraltia  rubeacea Eckl. & Zeyh.   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Muraltia  rubeacea Eckl. & Zeyh. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude60-600m
Description densely branched, hirsute, leaves fasciculate, crowded, rigid, linear, unciform, adaxially concave, mucronate, scabrous, ciliate, flowers sessile, sepals acute
Size20-90cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°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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