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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Felicia  cana DC.  trib. Astereae
SynonymsAster hyssopifolius var. canus (DC.) Harv.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
dry, stony grassland
Altitude40-400m
Description densely white tomentose, leaves alternate, oblanceolate, thick, to 15mm, erect, capitula solitary, distinctly pedunculate, involucre 3-4-seriate, phyllaries lanceolate
Size10-20cm
Colorblue-violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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