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Armeria  sancta Janka   
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FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Armeria  sancta Janka 
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
grassland and rocks
Altitude500-1200m
Description leaves dimorphic, the inner 1-2mm wide, linear, the outer 3-10mm, linear-spathulate, acuminate, floral heads 15-25mm broad
Size25-30cm
Colorrose, reddish purple
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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