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Senecio  obtectus Kuntze  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  obtectus Kuntze  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (Mendoza)Chile Central, (O'HigginsSantiago)
rocky slopes
Altitude2200-2600m
Description glabrous or glandular, densely leafy, leaves succulent, oblong-elliptic, acute, coarsely dentate or lobate, 15-30mm, capitula discoid, crowded in terminal cyme
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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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