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Helichrysum  spiciforme DC.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  spiciforme DC.  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaBotswanaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape Province)Namibia
steppes
Altitude1000-1500m
Description leaves sessile, linear, obtuse, margins revolute, densely lanate, capitula subsessile, lateral, forming spike, outer involucral bracts leaf-like
Size1-10cm
Color
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, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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