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Arabis  pumila Jacq.   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Arabis  pumila Jacq. 
SynonymsArabis bellidifolia Crantz
 Arabis ciliaris Willd.
 Arabis nutans Moench
Territory Middle EuropeSouthwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeAustriaFranceGermanyItalySwitzerlandYugoslavia, (Slovenia)
rocky slopes
Altitude1900-3000m
Description leaves in rosette, ovate, tapered to petiole, denticulate or entire, dark green, shiny, flowers few, 6-7mm across
Size5-10cm
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 spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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