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Galium  sinaicum (Decne.) Boiss.   
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FamilyRUBIACEAE
Genus species var.Galium  sinaicum (Decne.) Boiss. 
SynonymsAsperula sinaica Decne. (basionym)
Territory Northern AfricaWestern AsiaEgyptPalestineSinai
rocks
Description leaves opposite, of 2, acute, oblong-lanceolate or linear, flowers in lax axillary, pedunculate cymes, corolla rotate, corolla lobes oblong
Size2-5cm
Coloryellowish
Bloomspring
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Orientalis (Boissier) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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