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Acanthophyllum  elatius Bunge   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Acanthophyllum  elatius Bunge 
SynonymsAcanthophyllum borsczowii Litv.
 Acanthophyllum pungens var. subglabriusculum Regel
 Acanthophyllum spinosum Bunge
Territory Middle AsiaWestern AsiaIranKazakhstanTurkmenistanUzbekistan
dry, sandy grassland
Description glabrous, glaucous, leaves spreading, short, lanceolate, flat, abaxially convex, calyx glabrous, lobes triangular-subulate, aristate, petals oblong-linear, obtuse
Size25-70cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Orientalis (Boissier) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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