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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  hoodii Richardson 
SynonymsPhlox hoodii ssp. glabrata (E.E.Nelson) Wherry
 Phlox hoodii ssp. viscidula (Wherry) Wherry
Territory
american prairie
Description taproot, leaves rigid, acerose, 3-13mm long and ca. 0,5mm wide, flowers solitary, sessile, terminal, corolla tube 4-14mm long, limb 8-14mm; plant arachnose to glabrous
Size5-10cm
Colorpurple, white
Bloomspring
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, 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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