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Othonna  sonchifolia DC.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Othonna  sonchifolia DC.  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude400-500m
Description roots bulbose, leaves shortly petiolate, glabrous, lyrate, segments in few pairs, shortly oblong, lobate, mucronate-denticulate, capitula solitary, pappus pale yellow
Size8-12cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesucculent subshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, 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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