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Dianthus  scardicus Wettst.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Dianthus  scardicus Wettst. 
SynonymsDianthus nitidus ssp. lakusicii Wraber
 Dianthus scardicus var. incisus Micevski
Territory Southeastern EuropeAlbaniaYugoslavia, (Macedonia)
dry, stony grassland
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description leaves linear or linear-lanceolate, uninerved, obtuse, minutely ciliate, flowers 1-2, calyx purple, lobes ovate-lanceolate, ciliate, acute, petals denticulate
Size3-10cm
Colorpink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typelax cushion
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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