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Helichrysum  bellidiastrum Moeser  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  bellidiastrum Moeser  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)LesothoKwaZulu-Natal
rocky slopes
Altitude2000-3355m
Description stems laxly grey-white lanate, basal leaves elliptic to obovate, shortly pubescent, stem leaves remote, 15mm, elliptic, capitula solitary, 3cm, phyllaries much longer
Size10-25cm
Coloryellow-brown, rose, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
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
division in spring; cuttings in spring
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
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