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Dischisma  tomentosum Schltr.   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Dischisma  tomentosum Schltr. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
dry, stony grassland
Altitude700-1200m
Description branchlets tomentose, leaves dense, linear, obtuse, flowers in compact, wide spike, bracts elliptic-oblong, tomentose, calyx lobes linear, acute, ciliate
Size5-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, 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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