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Gnaphalium  frigidum Wedd.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Gnaphalium  frigidum Wedd.  trib. Gnaphalieae
SynonymsPseudognaphalium frigidum (Wedd.) Anderb.
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (Jujuy)BoliviaChile North, (Antofagasta)Peru
rocky slopes
Altitude3000-4800m
Description glandular-tomentose, leaves oblong-spathulate or lanceolate, acute, decurrent, heads dense, clusters single, involucre subspherical, phyllaries whitish
Size5-10cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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