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Viola  arborescens L.  sect. Xylinosium 
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  arborescens L.  sect. Xylinosium
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaAlgeriaBalearesFrancePortugalSardegnaSpain
dry, stony grassland
Altitude0-800m
Description branchlets ascendent, suberose, leaves linear-lanceolate to ovate, to 5cm long, stipules lyrate, flowers ca. 15mm across
Size10-20cm
Colorpale violet, white
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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