Rock Garden Plants
Leucheria  pteropogon (Griseb.) Cabrera  trib. Mutisieae 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Leucheria  pteropogon (Griseb.) Cabrera  trib. Mutisieae
SynonymsSenecio pteropogon Griseb. (basionym)
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (CatamarcaJujuySaltaTucuman)Chile North, (Antofagasta)
grassland and rocks
Altitude3000-5100m
Description stems simple, subglabrous, leaves pinnatilobate or pinnatisect, pubescent, capitula solitary or 2-3, involucre subspherical, 1-2-seriate, pappus plumose
Size3-9cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, carpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý