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Astilbe  platyphylla H.Boissieu   
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Astilbe  platyphylla H.Boissieu 
Territory Eastern AsiaJapan, (Hokkaido)
grassland and thickets
Description stoloniferous, lower leaves biternate, ultimate leaflets broadly rhombic-ovate, long acuminate, double acute-dentate, inflorescence 10-20cm long, petals absent
Size20-50cm
Coloryellowish green
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, light, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring, before sprouting
BibliographyFlora of Japan www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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