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Gypsophila  nana Bory & Chaub.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Gypsophila  nana Bory & Chaub. 
SynonymsGypsophila achaia Bornm.
 Gypsophila nana var. glabrifolia Halácsy
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreeceKriti
rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description viscid pubescent, stems filiform, short, leaves elliptic-linear, at base attenuate, obtuse, flowers 1-5, axillary, calyx obconical, lobes obtuse, petals retuse
Size5-10cm
Colorpink
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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