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Viola  poetica Boiss. & Spruner  sect. Melanium 
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  poetica Boiss. & Spruner  sect. Melanium
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
rocks
Altitude1800-2100m
Description glabrous or sparsely strigose, leaves long petiolate, entire, obtuse, ovate-orbiculate, stipules similar, sepals lanceolate, acute, spur thick, obtuse
Size5-10cm
Colorblue, violet
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
division after flowering and in fall
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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