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Moehringia  muscosa L.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Moehringia  muscosa L. 
SynonymsAlsine muscosa Prantl
 Arenaria muscosa (Crantz) Bonnier & Layens
 Moehringia flaccida Schloss. & Vuk.
Territory Middle EuropeSouthwestern EuropeSoutheastern Europe
shady rocks
Altitude400-2300m
Description stems very thin, leaves sessile, narrowly linear to filiform, to 25mm llong, grassy green, glabrous, flowers tetramerous, petals as long as sepals
Size10-40cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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