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Ursinia  tenuifolia (L.) Poir.  trib. Anthemideae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Ursinia  tenuifolia (L.) Poir.  trib. Anthemideae
SynonymsArctotis tenuifolia L. (basionym)
 Sphenogyne tenuifolia (L.) DC.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude0-80m
Description leaves amplexicaule, very long, narrowly linear, flat, acute, glabrous, capitula solitary, involucral bracts ovate-oblong, at apex membranous
Size15-30cm
Colorpale yellow
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, 13-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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