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Arenaria  katoana Makino   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  katoana Makino 
Territory Eastern AsiaJapan, (HokkaidoHonshu)
grassland
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description leaves minute. opposite, long ovate to elliptic-ovate, acute, sessile, glabrous, thick, green, to 7mm long, flowers pedicellate, 6-7mm across, calyx glabrous
Size3-7cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, 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 Japan www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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