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Tuberaria  lignosa (Sweet) Samp.   
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FamilyCISTACEAE
Genus species var.Tuberaria  lignosa (Sweet) Samp. 
SynonymsHelianthemum lignosum Sweet (basionym)
 Helianthemum tuberaria (L.) Mill.
 Tuberaria vulgaris Willk.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeNorthern Africa
grassland and thickets
Description lower leaves in rosette, petiolate, ovate-lanceolate, adpressed sericeous, stem leaves smaller, sessile, flowers in secund raceme, sepals glabrous, ovate-lanceolate
Size20-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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