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Alyssum  taygeteum Heldr.   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Alyssum  taygeteum Heldr. 
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
rocky slopes
Description white or silvery, leaves linear-lanceolate to linear, acute, flowers in raceme, sepals apically with tuft of hairs, petals 9mm long, silicles elliptic
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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