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Ononis  pinnata Brot.  trib. Trifolieae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Ononis  pinnata Brot.  trib. Trifolieae
SynonymsOnonis cicerifolia DC.
 Ononis leucotricha Coss.
 Ononis rosifolia DC.
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaMoroccoPortugalSpain
thickets
Description erect branchlets villose, sparsely glandular, leaves with 5-9, ovate to orbiculate leaflets, 10-15mm long, sometimes emarginate, flowers over 2cm long, in compact raceme
Size40-80cm
Colorpink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeerect shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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