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Aethionema  iberideum (Boiss.) Boiss.   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Aethionema  iberideum (Boiss.) Boiss. 
SynonymsEunomia iberidea Boiss. (basionym)
 Eunomia montbretii Jaub. & Spach
 Iberis brachystyla Fenzl
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaGreeceTurkey
rocky slopes
Altitude1700-2100m
Description branchlets scabrous, leaves crowded, oblong or linear-lanceolate, at base attenuate, acute, flowers large in raceme, silicles ovate-obcordate, winged
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomearly summer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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