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Arenaria  aberrans M.E.Jones   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  aberrans M.E.Jones 
SynonymsEremogone aberrans (M.E.Jones) Ikonn.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Arizona
rocky slopes
Altitude1500-2800m
Description leaves acicular, 1-2cm long, rigid, apically with spine, glabrous, green, flowers 3-6 in lax cyme, pedicellate, sepals narrowly elliptic to ovate, petals spathulate, 6-10mm
Size5-20cm
Coloryellowish white
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
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
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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