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Asperula  kotschyana (Boiss. & Hohen.) Boiss.   
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FamilyRUBIACEAE
Genus species var.Asperula  kotschyana (Boiss. & Hohen.) Boiss. 
SynonymsCrucianella kotschyana Boiss. & Hohen. (basionym)
Territory Western AsiaIraqTurkey
rocky slopes
Altitudealpine
Description leaves in whorls of 6-8, broadly lanceolate, green, coriaceous, flat, thyrsus with remote floral clusters, flowers 6-9mm long, pentamerous
Size10-30cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in summer
BibliographyDavis, P.H. et I.C.Hedge: Flora of Turkey (1965-1988)
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