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Berkheya  dregei Harv.  trib. Arctotidae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Berkheya  dregei Harv.  trib. Arctotidae
SynonymsCrocodilodes dregei (Harv.) Kuntze
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
dry, stony grassland
Altitude1000-1100m
Description branchlets tomentose, leaves alternate, rigid, thinly arachnose, veined, adaxially glabrescent, abaxially lanate, obovate, irregularly spinose-dentate, capitula solitary
Size10-20cm
Colorpurple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, 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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