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Stylidium  armeria (Labill.) Labill.   
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FamilySTYLIDIACEAE
Genus species var.Stylidium  armeria (Labill.) Labill. 
SynonymsCandollea armeria Labill. (basionym)
 Stylidium melastachys R.Br.
 Stylidium polystachium Rich.
Territory AustraliaNew South WalesSouth AustraliaTasmaniaVictoria
rocky slopes
Description leaves crowded, solid, flattened, linear, subdentate, grey-green, acute, flowers pentamerous in lax raceme, basal petal longer
Size15-20cm
Colorpink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division in spring just as young growth commences
BibliographyCurtis, W.M. (1956-1965) The Student´s Flora of Tasmania 1-3
Australian Plant Census biodiversity.org.au/nsl/services
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