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Gnaphalium  supinum L.  trib. Gnaphalieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Gnaphalium  supinum L.  trib. Gnaphalieae
SynonymsOmalotheca supina (L.) DC.
 Gnaphalium balcanicum Velen.
 Gnaphalium pusillum Vand.
Territory
snow patches
Altitude200-3400m
Description leaves oblong-lanceolate, uninerved, white lanate, inflorescence spherical or shortly spicate, phyllaries brown
Size5-10cm
Coloryellowish
Bloomlate spring
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-20°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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