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Didymocarpus  heucherifolius Hand.-Mazz.   
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FamilyGESNERIACEAE
Genus species var.Didymocarpus  heucherifolius Hand.-Mazz. 
SynonymsChirita heucherifolia (Hand.-Mazz.) D.Wood
Territory ChinaChina South-Central, (Hubei)China Southeast, (AnhuiFujianGuangdongJiangxiZhejiang)
thickets and woods
Altitude500-1000m
Description acaulescent, leaves petiolate, orbiculate to triangular, lobate, adaxially pilose, eglandular, cordate, irregularly denticulate to serrate, rounded, cymes many flowered
Size10-18cm
Colorrose
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
division in spring and in late summer; leaf cuttings in summ
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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