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Helichrysum  isolepis Bolus  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  isolepis Bolus  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
grassland and rocks
Altitude1600-2300m
Description rooting, stems white lanate, densely leafy, leaves 1-3cm, oblong-obovate, obtuse, mucronate, glandular-pubescent, arachnose, capitula in spherical clusters, phyllaries obtuse
Size15-30cm
Colorbright yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
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