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Aretiastrum  imbricatum (Killip) Killip   
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FamilyCAPRIFOLIACEAE
Genus species var.Aretiastrum  imbricatum (Killip) Killip 
SynonymsValeriana imbricata Killip (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland and rocks
Altitude3000-3500m
Description branchlets very numerous, leaves linear-spathulate, 3-5mm, obtuse, revolute, ciliate, flowers dioecious, tube of corolla 4-5mm, thin, corolla lobes 3
Size4-6cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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