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Dianthus  spiculifolius Schur   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Dianthus  spiculifolius Schur 
SynonymsDianthus petraeus ssp. spiculifolius (Schur) Ciocarlan
Territory Southeastern EuropeEastern EuropeRomaniaUkraine
grassland and rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description grassy green, leaves linear, 3-veined, to 15mm wide, petals laciniate, flowers 1-2
Size10-20cm
Colorpale pink, white
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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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