Rock Garden Plants
Zyrphelis  montana (Schltr.) G.L.Nesom  trib. Astereae 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Zyrphelis  montana (Schltr.) G.L.Nesom  trib. Astereae
SynonymsMairia montana Schltr. (basionym)
 Agathaea leiocarpa DC.
 Aster leiocarpus (DC.) Harv.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude100-900m
Description branchlets scabrously pubescent, leaves alternate, oblong-cuneate or spathulate, at apex sharply 3-5-dentate, hirsute, capitula minute, involucral bracts 2-3-seriate
Size10-30cm
Colorblue
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý