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Limonium  gmelinii (Willd.) Kuntze   
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FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Limonium  gmelinii (Willd.) Kuntze 
SynonymsStatice gmelinii Willd. (basionym)
 Limonium pycnanthum (K.Koch) Kuntze
 Statice glauca Schult.
Territory
saltings
Description leaves basal, hard, ovate, 10-30cm long, inflorescence large, corymbose, axis 3-4-branched, spikes with 2-7, 1-2-flowered, crowded spikelets, bracts broadly ovate
Size30-70cm
Colorbluish purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationsunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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