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Gentianella  dolichopoda (Gilg) J.S.Pringle   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  dolichopoda (Gilg) J.S.Pringle 
SynonymsGentiana dolichopoda Gilg (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland and thickets
Altitude3500-4000m
Description basal leaves obovate-oblong, rounded, gradually tapered to petiolate base, stem leaves oblong or oblanceolate, acute, flowers solitary, outside bluish
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
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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