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Ruta  graveolens L.   
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FamilyRUTACEAE
Genus species var.Ruta  graveolens L. 
SynonymsRuta divaricata Ten.
 Ruta hortensis Mill.
Territory Southeastern EuropeEastern EuropeNorthern AfricaWestern Asia
thickets and steppes
Description leaves petiolate, in outline ovate-triangular, finely pinnate, ultimate segments spathulate-oblong, flowers in corymb, bracts lanceolate, calyx lobes triangular, acute
Size30-40cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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