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Androsace  montana (A.Gray) Wendelbo   
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Androsace  montana (A.Gray) Wendelbo 
SynonymsAndrosace montana (A.Gray) Wendelbo
 Douglasia biflora A.Nelson
 Gregoria montana (A.Gray) House
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.AlbertaIdahoMontanaWyoming
scree
Altitude1000-3500m
Description leaves thin, linear-subulate, 4-10mm, entire, minutely ciliate, acute, glabrous, peduncles densely hirsute, flowers 1-2, 6-10mm across, calyx glabrous, lobes erose or entire
Size3-5cm
Colorbright pink
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationgravelly, humous, moist, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, gravelly soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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