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Jamesbrittenia  tysonii (Hiern) Hilliard   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Jamesbrittenia  tysonii (Hiern) Hilliard 
SynonymsSutera tysonii Hiern (basionym)
 Sutera altoplana Hiern
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceNorthern Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude900-1900m
Description leaves opposite or fasciculate, ovate or oblong, pinnatisect, obtuse, dark green, minutely glandular, segments obtuse, bifid, flowers in terminal, lax raceme
Size10-30cm
Colorpurple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
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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