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Phlox  kelseyi Britton   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  kelseyi Britton 
SynonymsFonna kelseyi (Britton) Nieuwl. & Lunell
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.ColoradoIdahoMontanaNevadaWyoming
rocky slopes
Description taproot, leaves 10-25mm long and 1-2,5mm wide, margins thickened but not whitish, flowers solitary, terminal, corolla tubes 10-13mm long, limb 12-18mm across
Size10-15cm
Colorlavender-blue, white
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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