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Lupinus  wilkesianus C.P.Sm.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  wilkesianus C.P.Sm.  trib. Genisteae
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude3000-4000m
Description leaves yellow-green, adaxially glabrous, abaxially sericeous, leaflets 5-8, linear, acute, to 3cm long, raceme with 8-10 whorls, flowers ca. 1cm long
Size5-15cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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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