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Pyrola  norvegica Knaben   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Pyrola  norvegica Knaben 
SynonymsPyrola rotundifolia ssp. norvegica (Knaben) Hämet-Ahti
Territory Northern EuropeEastern Europe
thickets and woods
Description leaves orbiculate to ovate or elliptic, bracts lanceolate, reddish to purple, flowers broadly campanulate, 10-25mm across, style to 2mm long
Size5-20cm
Colorlilac, white
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
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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