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FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Armeria  sardoa Spreng. 
SynonymsArmeria maritima var. sardoa (Spreng.) Bernis
 Armeria scabra Willd.
 Armeria tenuis Boiss.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSardegna
grassland and rocks
Description leaves dimorphic, acute, the inner to 4cm, linear, the outer 2-3cm, 2-4mm wide, linear-lanceolate, floral heads to 15mm broad, spikelets subsessile, calyx hirsute
Size15-30cm
Colorpale rose, purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
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)
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