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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  brandtiana (Gilg) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana brandtiana Gilg (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland
Altitude4000-4500m
Description acaulescent, rosettes ca. 1cm wide, leaves all basal, few, obovate to oblanceolate, 4-6mm, rounded, flowers solitary or of 2, peduncles thin, corolla 5-6mm
Size2-5cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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