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Helichrysum  paleatum Hilliard  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  paleatum Hilliard  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaLesothoKwaZulu-Natal
grassland
Altitude1900-2500m
Description basal leaves to 7cm, elliptic, rigid, acute, mucronate, amplexicaule, glabrous, stem leaves upwards smaller, linear-lanceolate, often complicate, capitula numerous
Size15-30cm
Colorgolden yellow
Bloomlate summer, autumn
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
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 spring
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
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