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Linum  ramosissimum Gay   
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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  ramosissimum Gay 
SynonymsLinum chamissonis var. obtusifolium Reiche
Territory Southern South AmericaChile Central, (Coquimbo)
rocky slopes
Altitude0-600m
Description glabrous, stems very ramose, leaves uninerved, 9-22mm, alternate, linear to narrowly lanceolate, acuminate, flowers in lax, few-flowered panicle, petals obovate, 12-14mm long
Size10-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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