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Oxytropis  ambigua (Pall.) DC.  sect. Orobia 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Oxytropis  ambigua (Pall.) DC.  sect. Orobia
SynonymsAstragalus ambiguus Pall. (basionym)
Territory Eastern EuropeSiberiaMiddle AsiaChinaMongoliaAltayXinjiangKazakhstanEast European RussiaTuvaYakutskiya
steppes
Description acaulescent, leaflets 12-18 pairs, ovate-lanceolate to lanceolate, acute, 10-25mm, densely white appressed hirsute, glabrescent, raceme many flowered, oblong-capitate
Size10-20cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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