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Sutera  affinis (Bernh.) Kuntze   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Sutera  affinis (Bernh.) Kuntze 
SynonymsChaenostoma affine Bernh. (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude500-1200m
Description leaves opposite, linear or oblanceolate, obtuse, sessile, sparsely dentate, thick, minutely glandular hirsute, flowers in raceme, calyx lobes lanceolate, corolla cylindrical
Size15-30cm
Colorwhite, purple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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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