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Prismatocarpus  nitidus LHr.   
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FamilyCAMPANULACEAE
Genus species var.Prismatocarpus  nitidus LHr. 
SynonymsCampanula prosmatocarpus Aiton
 Codiphus nitidus (LHr.) Raf.
 Prismatocarpus hookeri Sweet
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland and thickets
Altitude400-1400m
Description leaves few, ovate-oblong, flat, sparsely serrate, nitid, flowers 2-4, terminal, crowded, calyx glabrous, lobes lanceolate, corolla infundibuliform
Size10-35cm
Colorpale blue, whitish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, light, germ. 1 month, 18-24C
cuttings in spring
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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