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Cyclamen  purpurascens Mill.   
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Cyclamen  purpurascens Mill. 
SynonymsCyclamen europaeum Boiss.
 Cyclamen fatrense Halda & Soják
 Cyclamen floridum Salisb.
Territory Middle EuropeSouthwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeAustriaCzechoslovakiaFranceGermanyHungaryItalySwitzerlandYugoslavia
thickets and woods
Altitude300-1300m
Description tubers at first spherical, than flattened, leaves dark green, silvery variegate, abaxially dark red-violet, flowers with dark eye, fragrant
Size5-10cm
Colorred
Bloomautumn, spring
Ca+
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, 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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