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Centaurea  resupinata ssp. lagascae (Nyman) Fern.Casas  trib. Cardueae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Centaurea  resupinata ssp. lagascae (Nyman) Fern.Casas  trib. Cardueae
SynonymsCentaurea lagascae Nyman (basionym)
 Centaurea incana Lag.
 Centaurea spachii Willk.
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaMoroccoSpain
rocks
Altitude900-1300m
Description leaves arachnose-tomentose, glabrescent, lower leaves lyrate with oblong segments, capitula solitary, involucre 12-15mm, appendages with curved apical spine, 5mm long
Size10-30cm
Colorpale rose
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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