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Dianthus  knappii (Pant.) Borbás   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Dianthus  knappii (Pant.) Borbás 
SynonymsDianthus liburnicus var. knappii Pant. (basionym)
 Dianthus balbisii ssp. knappii (Pant.) Peruzzi
Territory Southeastern EuropeYugoslavia, (Croatia)
steppes
Description stems pubescent, leaves 2-4mm long, upper leaves coriaceous with herbaceous apex, flowers in few flowered head
Size20-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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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