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Phlox  aculeata A.Nelson   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  aculeata A.Nelson 
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.IdahoOregonWashington
dry, rocky slopes
Altitudemontane
Description stems numerous, crowded, leaves rigid, narrowly linear, 10-35mm long, flowers shortly pedicellate, 1-3, terminal, tube 10-15mm long, limb 7-12mm across
Size5-10cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomspring
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-18°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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