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Gentianella  calanchoides (Gilg) Fabris   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  calanchoides (Gilg) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana calanchoides Gilg
 Gentiana filamentosa (G.Don) Griseb.
 Ulostoma filamentosa G.Don
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland
Altitude4000-4500m
Description leaves dense, narrowly lanceolate or ligulate, acute or acuminate, cartilagineous, the basal 6-7cm, flowers in 3-flowered cymes producing corymb, corolla 2cm
Size10-15cm
Colorgreen-white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
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
cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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