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Muraltia  asparagifolia Eckl. & Zeyh.   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Muraltia  asparagifolia Eckl. & Zeyh. 
SynonymsHeistera asparagifolia (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Kuntze
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude500-700m
Description branchlets pubescent, leaves in dense clusters, acicular, erect, sharply acute, glabrous, flowers small, sessile, sepals linear-lanceolate, acuminate, petals broadly linear
Size40-50cm
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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