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Halenia  viridis (Griseb.) Gilg   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Halenia  viridis (Griseb.) Gilg 
SynonymsGentiana viridis Griseb. (basionym)
 Gentianella viridis (Griseb.) Luteyn
Territory Northern South AmericaVenezuela
grassland
Altitude3300-4300m
Description basal leaves coriaceous, sessile, to 6cm long, minutely hirsute, stem leaves 3-4-pairs, ca. 5cm, flowers in narrow cymose raceme, corolla ca. 1cm long
Size10-30cm
Colorgreen
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 summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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