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Linum  alpinum Jacq.   
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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  alpinum Jacq. 
SynonymsAdenolinum alpicola Rchb.
 Adenolinum pyrenaicum Rchb.
 Linum perenne ssp. alpinum (Jacq.) Stoj. & Stef.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeBulgariaFranceGreeceItalySpainYugoslavia
grassland
Description stems numerous, glabrous, basally densely leafy, leaves linear-lanceolate, uninerved, spreading, inflorescence 1-7-flowered, sepals ovate, glabrous, petals hirsute
Size20-25cm
Colorpale blue
Bloomlate spring
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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