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Dianthus  bessarabicus (Kleopow) Klokov   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Dianthus  bessarabicus (Kleopow) Klokov 
SynonymsDianthus polymorphus ssp. bessarabicus Kleopow (basionym)
 Dianthus polymorphus M.Bieb.
Territory Southeastern EuropeEastern EuropeGreeceRomaniaUkraine
steppes
Description leaves 1mm wide, linear, acute, flowers 1-several in head, bracts lanceolate, acuminate, calyx lobes oblong, mucronate, corolla lobes 5-8mm long, barbate
Size10-30cm
Colordark rose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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