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Niphogeton  glaucescens (Kunth) J.F.Macbr.   
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FamilyAPIACEAE
Genus species var.Niphogeton  glaucescens (Kunth) J.F.Macbr. 
SynonymsApium glaucescens Kunth (basionym)
 Oreosciadium glaucescens (Kunth) Hieron.
 Oreosciadium montanum var. glaucescens (Kunth) Wedd.
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuador
rocky slopes
Altitude2500-3500m
Description glabrous, basal leaves coriaceous, trisect, stem leaves similar, long vaginate, segments tripartite, lobes 2-3-fid, umbels 5-8-radiate, bracts of involucre minute, linear
Size20-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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