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Degenia  velebitica (Degen) Hayek   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Degenia  velebitica (Degen) Hayek 
SynonymsLesquerella velebitica Degen (basionym)
Territory Southeastern EuropeYugoslavia, (Croatia)
rocks and scree
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description silvery grey, leaves linear-lanceolate, 2-4cm long, with stellate hairs, flowers tetramerous, 10-12mm, in raceme
Size5-10cm
Colorbright yellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca+
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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