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Ononis  cephalotes Boiss.  trib. Trifolieae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Ononis  cephalotes Boiss.  trib. Trifolieae
SynonymsOnonis montana Coss.
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaMoroccoSpain
rocky slopes
Altitude1000-2000m
Description stems densely glandular hirsute and villose, leaves ternate, leaflets suborbiculate to obovate, densely glandular hirsute, flowers in dense raceme, corolla ca. 1cm long
Size8-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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