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Helichrysum  lancifolium (Thunb.) Thunb.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  lancifolium (Thunb.) Thunb.  trib. Gnaphalieae
SynonymsXeranthemum lancifolium Thunb. (basionym)
 Gnaphalium lancifolium (Thunb.) Sch.Bip.
 Gnaphalium xeranthemoides Sch.Bip.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude700-2000m
Description leaves linear, lanceolate, apiculate, curvate, canaliculate, arachnose, capitula oblong-crateriform, involucral bracts glabrous, acuminate
Size15-30cm
Colorpurple, white
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, 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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