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Helichrysum  refractum Hilliard   
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  refractum Hilliard 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude300-800m
Description leaves patent, 4-10mm, linear-lanceolate, obtuse, margins revolute, adaxially thinly lanate, abaxially long grey-white lanate, capitula in dense terminal clusters
Size20-30cm
Colorpale yellow-brown
Bloomsummer
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 spring
BibliographyRoux, J.P. (2003) Flora of South Africa
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