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Moehringia  papulosa Bertol.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Moehringia  papulosa Bertol. 
SynonymsArenaria papulosa (Bertol.) Fernald
 Arenaria tomasinii (Marches.) Fernald
Territory Southeastern EuropeItaly
rocks
Description leaves to 25mm long, spathulate to narrowly elliptic, green or often grey, flowers 1-5, with 4-5 petals and sepals, ca. 8mm across, in cyme
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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