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Bellium  crassifolium Moris  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Bellium  crassifolium Moris  trib. Astereae
SynonymsBellium crassifolium var. canescens Gennari
 Belliopsis crassifolia (Moris) Kuntze
Territory Southwestern EuropeSardegna
rocks
Altitude0-100m
Description leaves 9-15mm, elliptic-lanceolate to orbiculate, carnose, shiny, long petiolate, capitula 2-3cm across, ligules sometimes reddish
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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