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Arenaria  humifusa Wahlenb.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  humifusa Wahlenb. 
Territory
rocks
Altitudearctic-subarctic
Description leaves opposite, sessile, 3-7mm, subcarnose, oblong or lanceolate, flat, glabrous, shiny, acute, flowers solitary, calyx glabrous, petals lanceolate, 3-6mm long, anthers 10
Size1-3cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typelax carpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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