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Lotus  glareosus Boiss. & Reut.  trib. Loteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lotus  glareosus Boiss. & Reut.  trib. Loteae
SynonymsLotus corniculatus ssp. carpetanus (Lacaita) Rivas Mart.
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaMoroccoPortugalSpain
grassland
Altitude800-2200m
Description lower leaflets ovate or ovate-oblong, acute, terminal leaflet obovate-rhombic, inflorescence 2-6-flowered, calyx lanate, corolla 8-14mm, pod 8-15mm
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1 month, 18-21°C
cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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