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Astragalus  sericophyllus Griseb.  sect. Dissitiflori 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  sericophyllus Griseb.  sect. Dissitiflori
SynonymsAstragalus mariovoensis Micevski
 Astragalus mayeri Micevski
 Tragacantha sericophylla (Griseb.) Kuntze
Territory Southeastern EuropeAlbaniaGreeceYugoslavia
rocky slopes
Description leaves 2-3cm, leaflets 4-6 pairs, narrowly elliptic, acute, densely appressed hirsute, silvery, flowers 8-15 in lax raceme, corolla 18-20mm long, pod linear, acute, hirsute
Size5-15cm
Colorreddish purple, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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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