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Arthrophytum  iliense Iljin   
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FamilyAMARANTHACEAE
Genus species var.Arthrophytum  iliense Iljin 
SynonymsAnabasis iliense (Iljin) Korovin & Mironov
Territory Middle AsiaChinaXinjiangKazakhstan
rocky slopes
Description branchlets grey-brown, leaves subulate, 2-4mm, patent, acute, upper leaves shorter, triangular, obtuse or mucronate, bracts orbiculate, carnose, perianth spherical
Size15-30cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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