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Xenophyllum  acerosum (Cuatrec.) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Xenophyllum  acerosum (Cuatrec.) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria acerosa Cuatrec. (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaEcuador
grassland and rocks
Altitude3000-3500m
Description leaves cylindrical, acicular, acerose, capitula solitary, sessile
Size5-8cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
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