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Primula  glaucescens Moretti  sect. Auricula 
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Primula  glaucescens Moretti  sect. Auricula
SynonymsAuricula-ursi glaucescens (Moretti) Soják
 Primula glaucescens var. longobarda (Porta) Pax
 Primula longobarda Porta
Territory Southeastern EuropeItaly
rocky slopes
Altitude500-2300m
Description leaves lanceolate to obovate, 2-7cm, adaxially shiny green, rigid, coriaceous, margins cartilagineous, finely dentate, flowers 2-6, 2-2cm across, with white eye, in umbel
Size5-10cm
Colorpinkish red
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typerosette
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
cuttings of rosettes in late spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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