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Arenaria  rotundifolia M.Bieb.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  rotundifolia M.Bieb. 
SynonymsAlsinanthus rotundifolius (M.Bieb.) Desv.
 Arenaria rotundifolia var. pancicii Degen & Bald.
 Arenaria transsilvanica Simonk.
Territory Southeastern EuropeCaucasusWestern AsiaAlbaniaBulgariaGreeceNorth CaucasusRomaniaTranscaucasusTurkeyYugoslavia
shady rocks
Altitude1000-2700m
Description stem thin, leaves shortly petiolate, orbiculate, obtuse, flowers in 5-9-flowered cyme, shortly pedicellate, sepals as long as elliptic petals
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
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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