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Cerastium  biebersteinii DC.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Cerastium  biebersteinii DC. 
SynonymsCerastium biebersteinii ssp. transcaucasicum Buschm.
 Cerastium repens M.Bieb.
 Cerastium tomentosum Georgi
Territory Eastern EuropeKrym
dry, stony grassland
Description white villose, leaves 2-5cm long, linear-lanceolate to lanceolate, flowers 3-5 in elongate cyme, sepals lanceolate, obtuse, petals 12-20mm long
Size20-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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