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Limonium  scabrum (Thunb.) Kuntze   
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FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Limonium  scabrum (Thunb.) Kuntze 
SynonymsStatice scabra Thunb. (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude0-300m
Description leaves obovate-oblong, obtuse, tapered to petiole, to 10cm long, scapes apically ramose, scabrous, bracts triangular, spikelets 1-flowered, petals oblanceolate
Size15-30cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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