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Halenia  rusbyi Gilg   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Halenia  rusbyi Gilg 
Territory Western South AmericaBolivia
grassland and rocks
Altitude3000-4000m
Description basal leaves broadly petiolate, elliptic, to 3cm, acute, 3-nerved, stem leaves subsessile, oblong-lanceolate, acuminate, flowers in umbellate cymes, corolla 15mm
Size15-30cm
Coloryellowish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
Bibliography
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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