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Abronia  ammophila Greene   
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FamilyNYCTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Abronia  ammophila Greene 
SynonymsAbronia fendleri Standl.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Wyoming
sands
Altitude2300-2500m
Description leaves opposite, long petiolate, oval to rhombic, glandular, stem densely viscid glandular-hirsute, inflorescence capitate, flowers tubular
Size5-10cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationsunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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