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Stachys  saxicola Coss. & Balansa   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Stachys  saxicola Coss. & Balansa 
Territory Northern AfricaAlgeriaMorocco
rocks
Altitude1300-1600m
Description stems procumbent, leaves ovate-cordate, crenate, 1-2cm long, silvery white hirsute, flowers ca. 1cm long, in short, leafy, verticillate spike
Size5-20cm
Colorpale pink
Bloomlate summer
Ca+
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
Bibliography
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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