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Gentianella  crossolaema (Wedd.) Zarucchi   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  crossolaema (Wedd.) Zarucchi 
SynonymsGentiana crossolaema Wedd. (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
rocks
Description basal leaves spathulate-lanceolate, stem leaves lanceolate or ovate-lanceolate, acute, ca. 1cm long, flowers solitary, suberect, ca. 18mm long, lobes elliptic, acute
Size6-8cm
Colorpale blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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