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Limonium  kraussianum (Buchinger) Kuntze   
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FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Limonium  kraussianum (Buchinger) Kuntze 
SynonymsStatice kraussiana Buchinger (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude30-170m
Description leaves crowded, rigid, linear-subulate, acerose, adaxially flat, 12mm long, spikelets 2-flowered, bracts coriaceous, calyx narrowly infundibuliform, petals oblanceolate, 8mm
Size5-10cm
Color
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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