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Doniophyton  weddellii Katinas & Stuessy  trib. Barnadesieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Doniophyton  weddellii Katinas & Stuessy  trib. Barnadesieae
SynonymsDoniophyton andicolum Wedd.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina SouthArgentina NorthwestChile CentralChile North
rocky slopes
Altitude1200-4600m
Description tomentose-hispid, leaves lanceolate, attenuate, tipped with spine, 3-4cm long, capitula solitary, discoid, 2cm long, involucre campanulate
Size6-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
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