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Menonvillea  cicatricosa (Phil.) Rollins   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Menonvillea  cicatricosa (Phil.) Rollins 
SynonymsHexaptera cicatricosa Phil. (basionym)
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (Mendoza)Chile Central, (MauleO'Higgins)
rocks and scree
Altitude1700-2800m
Description only stem leaves, petiolate, entire, spathulate or obovate, carnose, 1-2cm, glabrous or pilose, cuneate, acute, raceme terminal, without bracts, petals 4-6mm
Size7-35cm
Colorcreamy
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, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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