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Sutera  aethiopica (L.) Kuntze   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Sutera  aethiopica (L.) Kuntze 
SynonymsBuchnera aethiopica L. (basionym)
 Chaenostoma aethiopicum (L.) Benth.
 Sutera fastigiata (Benth.) Druce
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude50-1200m
Description leaves opposite or fasciculate, obovate to lanceolate, obtuse, at base cuneate, sessile, coarsely dentate, glabrous, flowers in short, lax raceme, calyx viscid
Size15-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 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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