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Erodium  astragaloides Boiss. & Reut.   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Erodium  astragaloides Boiss. & Reut. 
SynonymsErodium camposianum Coss.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
rocky slopes
Altitude1700-1900m
Description acaulescent, leaves ovate-lanceolate, pinnatisect, silvery tomentose, segments 5-13, entire or shallowly dentate, flowers 3-6, petals 7mm, pink striate, upper two variegate
Size10-15cm
Colorwhitish pink
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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