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Scabiosa  silenifolia Waldst. & Kit.   
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FamilyCAPRIFOLIACEAE
Genus species var.Scabiosa  silenifolia Waldst. & Kit. 
Territory Southeastern EuropeAlbaniaItalyYugoslavia
grassland and rocks
Altitudesubalpine
Description basal leaves oblanceolate to broadly lanceolate, entire, ciliate, upper stem leaves lyrate with lanceolate segments, floral heads to 25mm across, radiate
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish lilac
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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 spring and fall; cuttings in summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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