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Senecio  albifolius DC.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  albifolius DC.  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude1000-2100m
Description basal leaves numerous in rosette, petiolate, pinnatipartite, white tomentose, adaxially glabrescent, segments obtuse, margins revolute, capitula 2-3
Size5-25cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained 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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