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Senecio  kingii Hook.f.  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  kingii Hook.f.  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsSenecio paradoxus Kurtz
 Senecio poculiferus S.Moore
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (ChubutRio NegroSanta CruzTierra del Fuego (Argentina))Chile South, (Magellanes)
grassland and thickets
Altitude100-2300m
Description glabrous, leaves carnose, linear-spathulate, acute, dentate or incised, capitula subdiscoid, solitary, terminal, involucre campanulate, phyllaries acute, glabrous
Size8-25cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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