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Scabiosa  vestina W.D.J.Koch   
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FamilyCAPRIFOLIACEAE
Genus species var.Scabiosa  vestina W.D.J.Koch 
SynonymsAsterocephalus vestinus Facchini
Territory Southeastern EuropeItaly
rocky slopes
Description basal leaves narrowly spathulate, entire, glabrous, stem leaves pinnatisect with linear segments, floral heads 2-3cm across, radiate
Size10-30cm
Colorpurple
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)
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