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Armeria  girardii (Bernis) Litard.   
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FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Armeria  girardii (Bernis) Litard. 
SynonymsArmeria maritima var. girardii Bernis (basionym)
 Armeria juncea Girard
 Statice littoralis ssp. juncea P.Fourn.
Territory Southwestern EuropeFrance
rocky slopes
Altitudemontane
Description outer leaves linear, 12-17mm long, the inner filiform, to 4cm long, floral heads 10-15mm in diam.
Size10-15cm
Colorpink
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft, carpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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