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Gentianella  selaginifolia (Griseb.) Fabris   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  selaginifolia (Griseb.) Fabris 
SynonymsGentiana selaginifolia Griseb. (basionym)
 Gentiana crassulifolia var. selaginifolia (Griseb.) Gilg
 Gentiana solidagoides Reimers
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuador
rocky slopes
Altitude3500-4500m
Description stems densely leafy, leaves lanceolate or lanceolate-spathulate, thick, on margins scabrous, flowers in spherical cyme, corolla shortly pedicellate, erect
Size5-12cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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