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Carlina  racemosa L.  trib. Cardueae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Carlina  racemosa L.  trib. Cardueae
SynonymsCarlina reboudiana Pomel
 Carlina sulphurea Desf.
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaWestern AsiaAlgeriaMoroccoPalestinePortugalSardegnaSpainTunisia
dry, stony grassland
Description leaves narrowly lanceolate, to 10cm long, sinuate, with distinctly spinose teeth, stem branched, capitula numerous, ca. 15mm across
Size20-40cm
Colorbright yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, fl .stem erect
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 13-18°C
root cuttings in late winter
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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