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Convolvulus  compactus Boiss.   
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FamilyCONVOLVULACEAE
Genus species var.Convolvulus  compactus Boiss. 
SynonymsConvolvulus cochlearis Griseb.
 Convolvulus boissieri ssp. compactus (Boiss.) Stace
 Convolvulus boissieri ssp. parnassicus (Boiss. & Orph.) Kuz.
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaAlbaniaBulgariaGreeceTurkeyYugoslavia
dry, rocky slopes
Description silvery hirsute, leaves crowded, narrowly linear or linear-spathulate, acute, flowers 3-5 in cyme, sepals hirsute, oblong, long acuminate
Size3-7cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring after soaking in water
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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