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Senecio  acaulis (L.f.) Sch.Bip.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  acaulis (L.f.) Sch.Bip.  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsCacalia acaulis L.f. (basionym)
 Curio acaulis (L.f.) P.V.Heath
 Kleinia acaulis (L.f.) DC.
Territory Southern AfricaCape ProvincesNamibia
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude0-30m
Description leaves numerous, crowded, linear-cylindrical, attenuate, adaxially canaliculate, acute, mucronate, capitula solitary, involucral bracts acuminate, margins white
Size10-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent cushion
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
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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