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Noticastrum  argenteum Cabrera  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Noticastrum  argenteum Cabrera  trib. Astereae
SynonymsAster marginatus var. argenteus Wedd.
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestBolivia
rocks and scree
Altitude1500-4000m
Description leaves sessile, obovate, obtuse, at base long attenuate, semiamplexicaule, densely silvery pubescent, capitula radiate, pedunculate, involucre campanulate, 3-seriate
Size1-10cm
Colorwhite, lilac
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
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