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Arcytophyllum  capitatum (Benth.) K.Schum.   
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FamilyRUBIACEAE
Genus species var.Arcytophyllum  capitatum (Benth.) K.Schum. 
SynonymsRachicallis capitata Benth. (basionym)
 Arcytophyllum latifolium Standl.
 Hedyotis hartwegiana Wed..
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuador
grassland
Altitude2500-4500m
Description leaves oblong, acute, carnose, margins revolute, stipules ovate, long ciliate-lobate, flowers in terminal sessile heads, corolla infundibuliform
Size20-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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