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Sideritis  ovata Cav.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Sideritis  ovata Cav. 
SynonymsSideritis cantabrica Arizaga
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
rocky slopes
Description stoloniferous, glabrous or sparsely hirsute, leaves oblong to elliptic, crenate-serrate, long petiolate, whorls 4-8, 6-flowered, crowded into short spike, flowers 8-10mm long
Size10-30cm
Colorpale yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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 and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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