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Polygonum  equisetiforme Sm.   
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FamilyPOLYGONACEAE
Genus species var.Polygonum  equisetiforme Sm. 
SynonymsPolygonum decumbens Vindt
Territory Northern AfricaCaucasusWestern Asia
rocks
Altitude0-500m
Description leaves 2-4cm long, linear to oblong, flowers small, of 1-3, in axils of upper leaves
Size30-40cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomsummer, autumn
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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