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Gentianella  persquarrosa (Reimers) J.S.Pringle   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  persquarrosa (Reimers) J.S.Pringle 
SynonymsGentiana persquarrosa Reimers (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland
Altitude3500-4500m
Description basal leaves oblong, attenuate to short petiole, obtuse, ca. 1cm long, membranous, stem leaves sessile, obovate-oblong, acute, flowers solitary, 12-15mm long
Size3-12cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
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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