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Glumicalyx  apiculatus (E.Mey.) Hilliard & B.L.Burtt   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Glumicalyx  apiculatus (E.Mey.) Hilliard & B.L.Burtt 
SynonymsSelago apiculata E.Mey. (basionym)
 Walafrida apiculata (E.Mey.) Rolfe
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude2200-2600m
Description leaves crowded, elliptic-lanceolate or oblong, acuminate, denticulate, pubescent, flowers in dense, ovoid head, bracts obovate, sparsely ciliate
Size5-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
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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