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Nepeta  eriostachya Benth.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Nepeta  eriostachya Benth. 
SynonymsGlechoma eriostachya (Benth.) Kuntze
Territory Indian SubcontinentWest Himalaya, (Jammu-Kashmir)
grassland
Altitude3300-3600m
Description stems sparsely hirsute, leaves sessile, broadly ovate or ovate-cordate, obtuse, crenate, abaxially pubescent, flowers in dense, cylindrical spike, 5-10cm long
Size10-25cm
Colorbright blue
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in early spring; basal cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora of Pakistan www.eFloras.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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