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Erigeron  alpinus L.  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Erigeron  alpinus L.  trib. Astereae
SynonymsAster pyrenaicus Pourr.
 Erigeron pyrenaicus (Pourr.) A.W.Hill
 Trimorpha alpina (L.) A.Gray
Territory CaucasusWestern Asia
grassland and rocks
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description sparsely adpressed hirsute, lower leaves oblong-spathulate, attenuate to petiole, stem leaves sessile, linear, involucre hirsute, eglandular, capitula solitary
Size15-20cm
Colorlilac-purple, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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