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Chesneya  depressa (Oliv.) Popov  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Chesneya  depressa (Oliv.) Popov  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsCalophaca depressa Oliv. (basionym)
 Chesniella depressa (Oliv.) Boriss.
Territory Indian SubcontinentPakistanWest Himalaya, (Jammu-Kashmir)
rocky slopes
Altitude1000-2500m
Description leaves imparipinnate, leaflets 2-5mm, obovate to elliptic-obovate, entire, mucronate, adaxially tomentose, abaxially sericeous, flowers solitary, axillary, pedicellate
Size3-7cm
Colorrose, yellow
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora of Pakistan www.eFloras.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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