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Minuartia  kashmirica (Edgew. & Hook.f.) Mattf.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Minuartia  kashmirica (Edgew. & Hook.f.) Mattf. 
SynonymsArenaria kashmirica Edgew. & Hook.f. (basionym)
 Arenaria foliosa Majumdar
 Minuartia lineata f. kashmirica (Edgew.) R.R.Stewart
Territory CaucasusWestern AsiaChinaIndian SubcontinentAfghanistanTibetNepalWest Himalaya
rocks
Altitude1500-5000m
Description leaves 1-2cm long, subulate, thinly acute, flowers ca. 1cm across, in small umbelate cymes, sepals ovate-lanceolate, petals 8mm long, entire
Size5-10cm
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, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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