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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Cyclamen  graecum Link 
SynonymsCyclamen miliarakesii Halácsy
 Cyclamen pentelici Hildebr.
 Cyclamen velutinum Jord.
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaCyprusEast Aegean Is.GreeceKritiTurkey
grassland and thickets
Altitude0-800m
Description tubers large, ovate-globular, leaves orbiculate-ovate, cordate, densely obtusely crenate-dentate, abaxially red, flowers large, calyx lobes shortly lanceolate, acute
Size5-10cm
Colorpink
Bloomautumn
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in autumn on surface of substrate, moist, dark
division of resting tubers
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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