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Arabis  alpina L.   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Arabis  alpina L. 
SynonymsArabis clusiana Schrank
 Arabis crispata Willd.
 Arabis monticola Jord.
Territory
rocks and scree
Altitude0-3200m
Description stoloniferous, lower leaves petiolate, spathulate to obovate, 1-4cm, dentate, pubescent, stem leaves 3-5, oblong, dentate, flowers in lax raceme, sepals oblong, petals 5-8mm
Size10-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
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 month, 10-16°C
division in fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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