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Linaria  tristis (L.) Mill.  trib. Antirrhinae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Linaria  tristis (L.) Mill.  trib. Antirrhinae
SynonymsAntirrhinum triste L. (basionym)
 Linaria glaucophylla (Brot.) Hoffmanns. & Link
 Linaria marginata Desf.
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaAlgeriaMoroccoPortugalSpain
rocks
Altitude50-1400m
Description leaves oblong-lanceolate to linear, glaucous, 1-4cm long, basal leaves often verticillate, raceme 5-15-flowered, sometimes dense, flowers 18-28mm long, spur 10-13mm long
Size15-20cm
Colorpurple, yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in spring; basal cuttings in late spring and summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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