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Dianthus  cinnamomeus Sm.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Dianthus  cinnamomeus Sm. 
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaGreeceKritiTurkey
rocky slopes
Description stems terete, strigose, lower leaves obtuse, in anthesis withering, flowers solitary, petals 3mm long, glabous, abaxially cinnamon-brown
Size15-30cm
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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