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Sutera  polyantha (Benth.) Kuntze   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Sutera  polyantha (Benth.) Kuntze 
SynonymsChaenostoma polyanthum Benth. (basionym)
 Chaenostoma procumbens Benth.
 Sutera procumbens (Benth.) Kuntze
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude0-600m
Description leaves opposite, ovate or ovate-oval, obtuse, sessile, subdentate, viscid-pubescent, thick, flowers in terminal raceme, calyx viscid, corolla cylindric-infundibuliform
Size5-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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