Rock Garden Plants
Lachemilla  polylepis (Wedd.) Rothm.   
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Lachemilla  polylepis (Wedd.) Rothm. 
SynonymsAlchemilla polylepis Wedd. (basionym)
Territory Northern South AmericaWestern South AmericaColombiaVenezuela
grassland
Altitude3000-4200m
Description very ramose, leaves cuneate to obovate, densely sericeous-lanuginose, plicate, incised-dentate or lobate, inflorescence paniculate, flowers sericeous in cluster
Size20-30cm
Coloryellow, yellow-green
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý