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Arenaria  fragillima Rech.f.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  fragillima Rech.f. 
SynonymsArenaria pamphylica Hayek
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaCyprusGreeceKritiLebanon-Syria
dry, rocky slopes
Description grey-green, very shortly hirsute, leaves thick, oblanceolate or elliptic-lanceolatee, flowers 3-10 in lax, leafy inflorescence, sepals lanceolate, acuminate, petals 3-5mm
Size5-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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