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Linum  hirsutum L.   
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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  hirsutum L. 
SynonymsLinum anatolicum Boiss.
 Linum cretaceum Juz.
 Linum lanuginosum Juz.
Territory Middle EuropeSoutheastern EuropeEastern EuropeWestern Asia
steppes
Description stem tomentose-hirsute, leaves lanceolate-linear, lanate to glabrescent, cyme lax, spicate, sepals ovate-lanceolate, acute, tomentose, petals at base whitish
Size15-50cm
Colorbluish lilac
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, 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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