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Swertia  crossoloma Harry Sm.   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Swertia  crossoloma Harry Sm. 
Territory Indian SubcontinentEast Himalaya, (Bhutan)
grassland
Altitude4200-4300m
Description stems basally alate, basal leaves broadly lanceolate, acute, ca. 10cm, long petiolate, pectinate-laciniate, inflorescence pyramidal, corolla lobes oval, to 2cm long
Size10-20cm
Colorgreen-white
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
Bibliography
The International Plant Names Index www.ipni.org
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