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Linum  gracile Planch.   
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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  gracile Planch. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland and thickets
Description leaves coriaceous, obovate-oblong or oblong, acute, the lower crowded, the upper remote, gradually smaller, flowers few in lax corymb
Size15-60cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
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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