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Sutera  glabrata (Benth.) Kuntze   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Sutera  glabrata (Benth.) Kuntze 
SynonymsChaenostoma glabratum Benth. (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude500-900m
Description leaves opposite, linear, obtuse, subentire, revolute at margins, minutely glandular, flowers numerous in raceme, calyx lobes lanceolate, obtuse, corolla infundibuliform
Size15-45cm
Colorblue, purple, lilac
Bloomlate spring, summer
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Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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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