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Silene  uralensis (Rupr.) Bocquet   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  uralensis (Rupr.) Bocquet 
SynonymsGastrolychnis uralensis Rupr. (basionym)
 Gastrolychnis apetala ssp. arctica (Fr.) Á. & Löve
 Gastrolychnis apetala var. nuda Jurtzev
Territory
grassland
Altitude0-5000m
Description basal leaves linear-oblanceolate, 3-6cm long, pubescent, ciliate, flowers solitary, pendent, pedicellate, calyx globular 13-15mm, violet striate, petals inside calyx
Size5-20cm
Colordark violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, 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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