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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  cinerea DC. 
SynonymsAlsinanthus ruscifolius (Poir.) Desv.
 Arenaria ruscifolia Poir.
Territory Southwestern EuropeFrance
rocky slopes
Description leaves 3-5mm, the lower oblong-lanceolate, acute, the upper linear-lanceolate, flowers 3-10 in lax inflorescence, sepals ovate-lanceolate, acute, petals 5-8mm
Size10-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typesubshrub
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
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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