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Xenophyllum  rosenii (R.E.Fr.) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Xenophyllum  rosenii (R.E.Fr.) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria rosenii R.E.Fr. (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (Jujuy)BoliviaPeru
rocks
Altitude4000-5200m
Description leaves dense, succulent, linear, bifid, lobes acute, 2-4mm, at base vaginate, glabrous, 10-15mm, capitula sessile, terminal, involucre 12-15mm, phyllaries acute
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
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
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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