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Lupinus  aridulus C.P.Sm.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  aridulus C.P.Sm.  trib. Genisteae
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude3000-4500m
Description petioles 3-5cm, leaflets 6-8, ca. 2cm long, oblanceolate, obtuse, adaxially green, glabrous, abaxially sericeous, peduncles 2-4cm, raceme 3-6cm, flowers 1cm in 6-8 whorls
Size10-30cm
Colorviolet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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