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Geigeria  filifolia Mattf.  trib. Inuleae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Geigeria  filifolia Mattf.  trib. Inuleae
SynonymsGeigeria africana ssp. filifolia (Mattf.) Merxm.
 Geigeria ornativa var. filifolia (Mattf.) S.Ortiz
 Geigeria passerinoides (LHr.) Harv.
Territory Southern AfricaBotswanaCape ProvincesKwaZulu-NatalFree StateNorthern Provinces
steppes
Altitude150-1600m
Description leaves amplexicaule, linear, very long, abaxially uninerved, punctate, glabrous or sparsely pilose, capitula terminal or lateral, sessile, ovoid, phyllaries ciliate
Size5-10cm
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, 16-21C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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