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Primula  spectabilis Tratt.  sect. Auricula 
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Primula  spectabilis Tratt.  sect. Auricula
SynonymsAuricula-ursi spectabilis (Tratt.) Soják
 Primula parlatorei Caruel
 Primula polliniana Moretti
Territory Southeastern EuropeItaly
rocks
Altitude500-2500m
Description leaves 2-10cm, broadly rhombic to obovate, coriaceous, shiny, flowers 1-5, 2-4cm across, with white eye, in umbel
Size5-15cm
Colorlilac, pink
Bloomlate spring
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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