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Valeriana  ledoides Graebn.   
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FamilyCAPRIFOLIACEAE
Genus species var.Valeriana  ledoides Graebn. 
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude3300-3400m
Description branchlets densely tomentose, leaves oblong or linear-oblong, 1-2cm, 3-5mm wide, obtuse, entire, abaxially tomentose, inflorescence dense, cymose, subspherical
Size10-20cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
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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