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Polygala  solieri Gay   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  solieri Gay 
Territory Southern South AmericaChile North, (Atacama)
grassland and rocks
Altitude2800-3000m
Description leaves carnose, ovate, mucronate, tapered to petiole, to 1cm long, inflorescence racemose, flowers 3-5, 8-10mm long, outer sepals ovate, obtuse
Size5-15cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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