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Gentianella  luteomarginata (Reimers) Fabris   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  luteomarginata (Reimers) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana luteomarginata Reimers (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland and rocks
Altitude3500-4000m
Description leaves coriaceous, oblong, 5-8mm, rounded, elongated to very short petiole, flowers 2-10, axillary, ca. 2cm long, calyx broadly campanulate, corolla lobes obovate
Size3-5cm
Colorpale blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained 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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