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Aquilegia  nivalis (Baker) B.D.Jacks.   
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FamilyRANUNCULACEAE
Genus species var.Aquilegia  nivalis (Baker) B.D.Jacks. 
SynonymsAquilegia glauca var. nivalis Baker (basionym)
 Aquilegia vulgaris ssp. nivalis (Baker) Brühl
 Aquilegia vulgaris var. paradoxa Brühl
Territory Indian SubcontinentPakistanWest Himalaya, (Jammu-Kashmir)
rocks and scree
Altitude3000-4000m
Description basal leaves biternate, glabrous, adaxially greenish, abaxially greyish, flowers solitary, erect, spur short, curvate, petals nearly black
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in spring
BibliographyFlora of Pakistan www.eFloras.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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