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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Potentilla  crantzii (Crantz) Fritsch 
SynonymsFragaria crantzii Crantz (basionym)
 Potentilla alpestris Haller f.
 Potentilla gelida C.A.Mey.
Territory
rocks
Altitude0-3000m
Description basal leaves quinate, leaflets apically deeply incised, abaxially adpressed lanate, flowers 10-25mm across, long pedicellate, petals at base with orange-coloured spot
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
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, 18-21°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer and fall
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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