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Rhizobotrya  alpina Tausch   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Rhizobotrya  alpina Tausch 
SynonymsCochlearia brevicaulis Facchini
 Draba rhizobotrya Steud.
 Kernera alpina (Tausch) Prantl
Territory Southeastern EuropeItaly
rocks and scree
Altitude1900-2800m
Description leaves oblong-spathulate, obtuse, long petiolate, subentire, lower leaves crowded, flowers in corymb, silicles ovate, obtuse
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring
Ca+
Typecushion
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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