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Minuartia  recurva (All.) Schinz & Thell.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Minuartia  recurva (All.) Schinz & Thell. 
SynonymsArenaria recurva All. (basionym)
 Alsine hirsuta Fenzl
 Alsine recurva (All.) Wahlenb.
Territory
rocky slopes
Altitude1000-4000m
Description leaves linear-setose, 4-10mm long, densely crowded, sepals ovate-lanceolate with white rim, glandular hirsute, petals elliptic, 7-9mm long, as long as sepals
Size5-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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