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Cullumia  squarrosa (L.) R.Br.  trib. Arctotidae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Cullumia  squarrosa (L.) R.Br.  trib. Arctotidae
SynonymsGorteria squarrosa L. (basionym)
 Berkheya squarrosa (L.) Willd.
 Gorteria setosa L.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude70-200m
Description branchlets arachnose, leaves crowded, patent, subdecurrent, subulate, adaxially sulcate, long acerose-ciliate, capitula solitary, outer phyllaries similar to leaves
Size20-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
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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