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Dianthus  deltoides L.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Dianthus  deltoides L. 
SynonymsDianthus endressii Zahlbr. & Conrath
 Dianthus glaucus L.
 Dianthus volgensis Ser.
Territory
dry, sandy grassland
Description leaves 2-3cm, linear, obtuse, at base attenuate, stem leaves linear-lanceolate, 3-veined, acute, margins scabrous, flowers solitary, calyx glabrous, corolla lobes dentate
Size10-40cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typecarpet
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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