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Selago  saxatilis E.Mey.   
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FamilySCROPHULARIACEAE
Genus species var.Selago  saxatilis E.Mey. 
SynonymsWalafrida basutica E.Phillips
 Walafrida saxatilis (E.Mey.) Rolfe
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceNorthern Cape Province)LesothoFree State
rocks
Altitude1300-2300m
Description branchlets minutely pubescent, leaves in approximate fascicles, linear or oblong-linear, obtuse, subglabrous, spikes minute, capitate, dense, producing elongated panicle
Size10-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°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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