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Pritzelago  alpina (L.) Kuntze   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Pritzelago  alpina (L.) Kuntze 
SynonymsLepidium alpinum L. (basionym)
 Hornungia alpina (L.) O.Appel
 Hutchinsia alpina (L.) Aiton
Territory Northern Africa
rocks and scree
Altitude1500-3400m
Description leaves all basal, petiolate, 2-pinnatipartite, ultimate segments ovate-lanceolate, acute, setose, flowers 4-5mm across in compact raceme
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca+
Typecarpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°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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