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Oxytropis  pilosa (L.) DC.  sect. Chrysantha 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Oxytropis  pilosa (L.) DC.  sect. Chrysantha
SynonymsAstragalus pilosus L. (basionym)
 Spiesia pilosa (L.) Kuntze
Territory
steppes
Altitude1400-4300m
Description adpressed hirsute, stipules oblong, leaflets 9-10pairs, elliptic-linear, obtuse, pedicels axillary, spikes ovate, bracts lanceolate, calyx campanulate, lobes acute
Size20-50cm
Colorpale yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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