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Aster  willkommii Sch.-Bip.  trib. Astereae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Aster  willkommii Sch.-Bip.  trib. Astereae
SynonymsAster aragonensis Willk. & Lange
 Aster lusitanicus Brot.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
grassland
Description densely grey hirsute and glandular, basal and lower stem leaves lanceolate-spathulate, entire, upper leaves sessile, capitula in lax corymb or panicle, involucre 3-seriate
Size5-30cm
Colorviolet
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in spring and early fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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