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Oresbia  heterocarpa Cron & B.Nord.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Oresbia  heterocarpa Cron & B.Nord.  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsCineraria tomentosa (DC.) Less.
 Senecio lanatus Thunb.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
shady rocks
Altitude800-1700m
Description stem basally densely white lanate, leaves sessile, amplexicaule, abaxially densely white lanate, adaxially glabrescent, obovate, acute, capitula in lax corymb
Size15-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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