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Paronychia  hieronymi Pax   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Paronychia  hieronymi Pax 
SynonymsParonychia chilensis var. hieronymi (Pax) Hosseus
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (JujuySaltaTucuman)
rocks
Altitude2500-4800m
Description stems numerous, minutely pubescent, leaves approximate, coriaceous, narrowly oblong or lanceolate, flat, pubescent, acerose-mucronate, bracts ovate, acute, entire, white
Size1-3cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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