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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Cerastium  candidissimum Correns 
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
dry, stony grassland
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves lanceolate to linear, ca. 2cm long, white and yellowish lanate, margins revolute, flowers ca. 1cm across, in compact cyme
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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