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Bongardia  chrysogonum (L.) Spach.   
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FamilyBERBERIDACEAE
Genus species var.Bongardia  chrysogonum (L.) Spach. 
SynonymsLeontice chrysogonum L. (basionym)
 Bongardia olivieri C.A.Mey.
 Bongardia rauwolfii C.A.Mey.
Territory Eastern EuropeMiddle AsiaCaucasusWestern Asia
steppes
Altitude600-1200m
Description tuber irregularly spherical, suberose, leaves 10-25cm long, pinnatipartite, segments narrow, dentate, greyish, sometimes verticillate, flowers 12-25mm in branched raceme
Size20-30cm
Colorrich yellow
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 13-16°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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