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Helianthemum  nummularium (Cav.) Losa & Rivas Goday   
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FamilyCISTACEAE
Genus species var.Helianthemum  nummularium (Cav.) Losa & Rivas Goday 
SynonymsCistus nummularius Cav. (basionym)
 Helianthemum graecum Boiss. & Heldr.
 Helianthemum vulgare Gaertn.
Territory
dry, stony grassland
Altitude300-2800m
Description variable, usually procumbent, leaves oblong, lanceolate or oval, abaxially white tomentose, uninerved, flower 14-22mm across
Size10-15cm
Colororange, white, yellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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