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Othonna  gymnodiscus (DC.) Sch.Bip.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Othonna  gymnodiscus (DC.) Sch.Bip.  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsDoria gymnodiscus DC. (basionym)
 Doria semicalva DC.
 Othonna semicalva (DC.) Sch.Bip.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude200-1600m
Description glabrous, branchlets terete, leaves sessile, at base auriculate and amplexicaule, oblong or obovate, acute, entire, capitula 1-2, pappus reddish
Size20-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent subshrub
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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