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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Nemesia  bodkinii Bolus 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude900-1300m
Description glabrous, leaves opposite, lanceolate to ovate, acute, at base decurrent or cuneate, raceme terminal, short, few flowered, lax, sepals lanceolate, glandular-hirsute
Size5-35cm
Colorblackish purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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