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Helichrysum  deserticola Hilliard  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  deserticola Hilliard  trib. Astereae
Territory Southern AfricaNamibia
dry, sandy grassland
Description branchlets grey lanate, leaves 4-10mm, elliptic-spathulate, acute, sometimes complicate and curvate, semiamplexicaule, densely white lanate, capitula in terminal clusters
Size2-6cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
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