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Senecio  skottsbergii Cabrera  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Senecio  skottsbergii Cabrera  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (ChubutNeuquénSanta Cruz)Chile South, (AisénMagellanes)
sandy grassland
Altitude600-1800m
Description densely silvery tomentose, densely leafy, leaves opposite, oblong, obtuse, entire, 1-2cm, capitula discoid, solitary, terminal, involucre narrowly campanulate, 8-10mm
Size10-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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