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Jankaea  heldreichii (Boiss.) Boiss.   
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FamilyGESNERIACEAE
Genus species var.Jankaea  heldreichii (Boiss.) Boiss. 
SynonymsHaberlea heldreichii Boiss. (basionym)
 Ramonda heldreichii (Boiss.) Fritsch
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
shady rocks
Altitude1000-2000m
Description leaves ovate, entire, obtuse, adaxially densely white sericeous, abaxially rusty lanate, scapes glandular hirsute, flowers 1-2, calyx glandular, lobes ovate, obtuse
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish violet
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typerosette
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
division in spring and in late summer; leaf cuttings in summ
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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