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Pteronia  quinqueflora DC.  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Pteronia  quinqueflora DC.  trib. Astereae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
dry, stony grassland
Altitude800-900m
Description branchlets glabrescent, leaves opposite, oblong-linear, acute, flat, thick, grey, capitula terminal, 1-3, subsessile, involucre oval, bracts ovate, acute, uninerved
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, 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
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