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Arenaria  cephalotes M.Bieb.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  cephalotes M.Bieb. 
SynonymsEremogone cephalotes (M.Bieb.) Fenzl
Territory Eastern EuropeUkraine
steppes
Description basal leaves linear, acicular, grass-like, stem leaves shorter and more wide, flowers 5mm across, numerous, in compact hemispherical head
Size10-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, 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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