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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  olympicum Boiss. 
SynonymsLinum iberidifolium Boiss.
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaGreeceTurkey
scree
Altitude800-2400m
Description leaves crowded, narrow, ovate, acute, blue-green, finely pubescent, flowers terminal on leafy procumbent stem, openly crateriform, dark striate
Size5-10cm
Colorlilac-pink
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typeprocumbent subshrub
Cultivationgravelly, humous, moist, sunny site
alpine house, moist, humous, gravelly soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDavis, P.H. et I.C.Hedge: Flora of Turkey (1965-1988)
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