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Senecio  monticola DC.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  monticola DC.  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude2000-3100m
Description glabrous, leaves oblong, dentate, the lower tapered to petiole, the upper sessile, narrower, capitula solitary, involucre calyculate, achenes sulcate, pubescent
Size10-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
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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