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Minuartia  sedoides (L.) Hiern   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Minuartia  sedoides (L.) Hiern 
SynonymsCherleria sedoides L. (basionym)
 Alsine cherleriana St.Lag.
 Alsine sedoides (L.) Kittel
Territory Northern EuropeMiddle EuropeSouthwestern EuropeSoutheastern Europe
rocks and scree
Altitude2000-3200m
Description leaves linear, acuminate, 4-6mm long, adaxially canaliculate, margins cartilagenous, flowers undistinct, petals shorter than sepals
Size1-5cm
Colorgreenish
Bloomspring
Caind
Typecushion
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
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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