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Xenophyllum  crassum (S.F.Blake) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Xenophyllum  crassum (S.F.Blake) V.A.Funk  trib. Senecioneae
SynonymsWerneria crassa S.F.Blake (basionym)
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuador
grassland
Altitude3500-5200m
Description acaulescent, leaves petiolate, vaginate, vagina long sericeous-lanuginose, lamina sublinear, carnose-coriaceous, obtuse, 1-3cm, capitula sessile, radiate, 25-33mm
Size3-7cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, carpet
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
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