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Dracocephalum  heterophyllum Benth.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Dracocephalum  heterophyllum Benth. 
SynonymsDracocephalum acanthoides Benth.
 Dracocephalum kaschgyaricum Rupr.
 Dracocephalum pamiricum Briq.
Territory Indian Subcontinent
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude1100-5500m
Description leaves aromatic, coriaceous, oblong-ovate, crenate or serrate, whorls 4-8-flowered, bracts spinescent, calyx green, flowers 2-4cm long, white or yellow pubescent
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring; basal cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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