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Pyrola  grandiflora Radius   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Pyrola  grandiflora Radius 
SynonymsPyrola canadensis Andres
 Pyrola rotundifolia var. grandiflora (Radius) Fernald
 Thelaia grandiflora (Radius) Alef.
Territory
tundra
Altitudearctic-subarctic
Description leaves long petiolate, coriaceous, suborbiculate, entire, adaxially shiny green, flowers broadly campanulate, 15-20mm across, in raceme, petals thick
Size15-20cm
Colorpink, red, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
division in early spring; cuttings in early and late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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