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Anthemis  cretica L.  trib. Anthemideae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Anthemis  cretica L.  trib. Anthemideae
SynonymsAnthemis divergens Boiss.
 Anthemis montana L.
 Anthemis pontica Willd.
Territory Northern AfricaCaucasusWestern Asia
rocks and scree
Altitude300-2000m
Description grey hirsute, leaves 1-2-pinnatisect, segments narrowly linear, obtuse, acute or mucronate, capitula 1-few, involucre pubescent or glabrescent, phyllaries acute
Size10-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-16°C
division in spring; basal cuttings in late spring and summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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