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Helichrysum  spodiophyllum Hilliard & B.L.Burtt  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Helichrysum  spodiophyllum Hilliard & B.L.Burtt  trib. Gnaphalieae
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)KwaZulu-NatalSwazilandNorthern Provinces, (Mpumalanga)
rocks
Altitude1400-2100m
Description stems silvery sericeous, leafy, basal leaves linear, flat, acute, amplexicaule, grey lanate, stem leaves to 2cm, lanceolate, upwards smaller, capitula numerous in corymb
Size5-25cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained 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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