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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Halenia  weddeliana Gilg 
SynonymsHalenia antigonorrhoica Gilg
 Halenia meyeri-johannis Gilg
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuadorPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude1000-4500m
Description basal leaves spathulate or oblong, tapered to petiole, ca. 3cm long, stem leaves oblong, acute, 3-nerved, flowers numerous in capitate cyme, corolla ca. 1cm
Size15-25cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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