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Draba  cheiranthoides Hook.f.   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Draba  cheiranthoides Hook.f. 
SynonymsDraba cheiranthoides var. leiocarpa O.E.Schulz
 Draba cryophila Cuatrec.
Territory Northern South AmericaWestern South AmericaColombiaVenezuela
grassland and rocks
Altitude3600-5250m
Description lower leaves in rosette, petiolate, narrowly oblanceolate, grey tomentose, dentate to serrate, acute, stem leaves similar, smaller, flowers in raceme, petals obovate, 6-8mm
Size7-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
rosette cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDas Pflanzenreich (Engler) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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