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Cerastium  lineare All.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Cerastium  lineare All. 
Territory Southwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeFranceItaly
rocky slopes
Description leaves on non-flowering shoots in rosettes, lanceolate to elliptic, leaves on floral stems 2-5cm long, linear, acute, glabrous, ciliate, flowers 1-3, long pedicellate
Size5-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
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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