Rock Garden Plants
Centaurea  granatensis DC.  trib. Cardueae 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Centaurea  granatensis DC.  trib. Cardueae
SynonymsAcrocentron granatense Webb
 Colymbada granatensis (DC.) Holub
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
rocks
Altitudesubalpine
Description leaves white lanate, basal leaves entire, petiolate, stem leaves lyrate, segments oblong, phyllaries broadly ovate, apically with spine, 3-6mm long
Size5-30cm
Colorgolden-yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý