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Englerocharis  peruviana Muschl.   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Englerocharis  peruviana Muschl. 
SynonymsEnglerocharis peruviana var. leiocarpa O.E.Schulz
Territory Western South AmericaBoliviaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude4300-5000m
Description basal leaves in dense rosette, ovate, obtuse, entire, 5-9mm, petiolate, thick, densely appresed hirsute, flowers crowded, petals 4-6mm long
Size2-3cm
Colorwhite, pale purple
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typecushion
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDas Pflanzenreich (Engler) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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