Rock Garden Plants
Gnaphalium  andicola Phil.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Gnaphalium  andicola Phil.  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina SouthArgentina NorthwestBoliviaChile Central
rocky slopes
Altitude1000-2500m
Description stems simple, basal leaves crowded, narrowly spathulate, long decurrent, white tomentose, stem leaves linear-obovate, acute, shortly decurrent, capitula in terminal cluster
Size15-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
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