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Senecio  serpens G.D.Rowley  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  serpens G.D.Rowley  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsKleinia repens L.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
dry, stony grassland
Altitude400-1800m
Description glabrous, leaves carnose, glaucous, oblong, acuminate, compressed, adaxially convex, capitula few in corymb, involucre campanulate
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent subshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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