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Arenaria  fendleri A.Gray   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  fendleri A.Gray 
SynonymsArenaria fendleri var. diffusa Porter
 Eremogone fendleri (A.Gray) Ikonn.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ArizonaColoradoNew MexicoTexasUtahWyoming
rocky slopes
Altitude1200-4300m
Description leaves acicular, acuminate, glabrous to strigose, flowers 10-35 in lax cyme, pedicellate, sepals linear-lanceolate, petals spathulate, 4-8mm long
Size10-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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