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Umbilicus  luteus (Huds.) Webb & Berthel.   
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FamilyCRASSULACEAE
Genus species var.Umbilicus  luteus (Huds.) Webb & Berthel. 
SynonymsCotyledon lutea Huds. (basionym)
 Umbilicus erectus DC.
 Umbilicus lassithiensis Gand.
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaAlbaniaBulgariaEast Aegean Is.GreeceItalyKritiTurkey-in-EuropeYugoslavia
rocks
Description roots tuberous, leaves orbiculate, crenate, 3-7cm wide, stem leaves smaller, ovate-deltoid to linear, flowers usually erect, tubular, 9-14mm long, in raceme
Size30-60cm
Colorgreenish yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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