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Acaena  tenera Albov & Kurtz   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Acaena  tenera Albov & Kurtz 
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (Tierra del Fuego (Argentina))Chile South, (Magellanes)
rocky slopes
Altitude100-1000m
Description pale green, glabrous, leaves long petiolate, in outline narrowly oblong, leaflets 9-13, ovate-orbiculate, pectinate-incised, heads solitary, minute, spherical
Size7-10cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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