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Adesmia  hirsuta Phil.   
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Adesmia  hirsuta Phil. 
SynonymsPatagonium hirsutum (Phil.) Reiche
Territory Southern South AmericaChile Central, (Santiago)
rocky slopes
Altitude2000-2300m
Description grey hirsute, leaves fasciculate, 10-15mm, petiolate, leaflets minute, 3-4-pairs, narrowly obovate, at apex of branchlets, flowers in raceme, corolla large, 8-10mm
Size5-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typespinose shrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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