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Pteronia  callosa DC.   
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Pteronia  callosa DC. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)
grassland and thickets
Description glabrous, very ramose, leaves linear, thick, obtuse, entire, eciliate, obscurely veined, capitula solitary, terminal, sessile, involucre pale green, bracts ciliate
Size10-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
Bibliography
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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