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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  cretica Spreng. 
SynonymsArenaria hirta C.Presl
 Arenaria pirinica Stoj.
 Arenaria stygia (Boiss. & Heldr.) Halácsy
Territory Southeastern EuropeAlbaniaBulgariaGreeceKritiYugoslavia, (Macedonia)
rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves crowded, oblong to oblanceolate or elliptic, 3-10mm long, glabrous, flowers 2-5, 8-10mm across, in corymbose cluster, sometimes solitary
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring
Ca+
Typecarpet
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
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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