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Othonna  cuneata DC.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Othonna  cuneata DC.  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude90-1600m
Description roots bulbose, lower leaves petiolate, broadly cuneate or orbiculate, at apex coarsely dentate, thick, upper leaves sessile, capitula few, pedicellate, achenes red pilose
Size10-25cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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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