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Veronica  alpina L.  trib. Veronicae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Veronica  alpina L.  trib. Veronicae
SynonymsVeronicastrum alpinum Fourr.
Territory
rocks
Altitude1500-3500m
Description hirsute, leaves grey-green, oval to elliptic, entire or finely dentate, sessile, flowers 7mm in small heads
Size5-10cm
Colorblue
Bloomlate summer
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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