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Helianthemum greenei

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perennial 10-20cm high, sometimes more. Leaves linearlanceolate to oblanceolate, 1.5-3cm long, stellate villous. Flowers 1-1.8cm across, yellow in corymbose to shortly paniculate glandular clusters late spring to mid-summer. California, Santa Cruz and San Miguel islands only, on dry slopes and stony ridges. Probably needs a more or less frost free alpine house.