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Cortusa  brotheri Lipsky   
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Cortusa  brotheri Lipsky 
SynonymsCortusa himalaica Losinsk.
 Cortusa matthioli f. brotheri (Lipsky) R.Knuth
 Primula matthioli ssp. brotheri (Lipsky) Kovt.
Territory Middle AsiaWestern AsiaIndian SubcontinentAfghanistanKirgizistanTadzhikistanUzbekistanWest Himalaya
shady rocks
Altitude2200-4200m
Description akin to C. matthioli, but leaves 3-10cm wide and more shallowly lobate, lax umbel with 5-12 large flowers
Size15-20cm
Colorpinkish purple
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem erect
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division after flowering; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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