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Lepidium  ostleri S.L.Welsh & Goodrich   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Lepidium  ostleri S.L.Welsh & Goodrich 
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Utah
rocky slopes
Altitude1700-2100m
Description densely grey strigose, leaves linear or spathulate, entire or at apex 3-5-lobate, stem leaves sessile, similar, flowers in raceme, petals suborbiculate, 2-4mm long
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite, pale purple
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca+
Typecushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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