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Primula  marginata Curtis  sect. Auricula 
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Primula  marginata Curtis  sect. Auricula
SynonymsAretia crenata Link
 Auricula crenata Spach
 Auricula-ursi marginata (Curtis) Soják
Territory Southwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeFranceItaly
rocky slopes
Altitude800-3000m
Description leaves obovate, 2-10cm, coriaceous, carnose, sometimes farinose, distinctly dentate, flowers 2-20, with white, farinose eye, 15-30mm across, in umbel
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish, pink, violet
Bloomearly summer
Ca+
Typerosette, tuft
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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