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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  tenuifolium L. 
SynonymsCathartolinum tenuifolium (L.) Rchb.
 Leucolinum tenuifolium (L.) Fourr.
Territory
steppes
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves dense, linear-subulate, carinate, uninerved, margins subrevolute, scabrous, sepals glandular, uninerved, elliptic-subulate, flowers shortly pedicellate
Size15-50cm
Colorpale pink, white
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
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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