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Senecio  kunturinus Cabrera  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  kunturinus Cabrera  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (Salta)
sandy grassland
Altitude4000-4500m
Description glabrous, leaves oblanceolate-spathulate, obtuse, long tapered to petiole, in the upper part lobate, lobes 5 pairs, ovate, obtuse, ciliate, capitula subdiscoid, solitary
Size5-12cm
Colorbright violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationopen places with poor, moist, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy moist soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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