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Teucrium  orientale L.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Teucrium  orientale L. 
SynonymsTeucrium nivale Boiss.
Territory CaucasusWestern AsiaIranIraqLebanon-SyriaNorth CaucasusPalestineTranscaucasusTurkey
rocky slopes
Altitude600-2100m
Description leaves subsessile, bi- or tripinnatisect, segments linear, greenish, subglabrous, flowers in paniculate inflorescence, corolla 12-18mm long
Size20-50cm
Colorbluish lilac
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, 16-21°C
cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyDavis, P.H. et I.C.Hedge: Flora of Turkey (1965-1988)
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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