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Linum  suffruticosum L.   
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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  suffruticosum L. 
SynonymsCathartolinum suffruticosum (L.) Rchb.
 Leucolinum suffruticosum (L.) Fourr.
 Linum tenuifolium ssp. suffruticosum (L.) Litard.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeNorthern AfricaAlgeriaFranceItalyMoroccoSpainTunisia
grassland and rocks
Altitude500-1800m
Description glabrous, leaves alternate, linear, grey-green, at margins revolute, flowers with rose-red or violet centre, 2-3cm across
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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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