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Androsace  poissonii R.Knuth   
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Androsace  poissonii R.Knuth 
Territory Indian SubcontinentWest Himalaya
rocky slopes
Altitudealpine
Description leaves in spherical rosette, broadly elliptic to ovate, rounded, long ciliate, flowers solitary, sessile, calyx green, corolla lobes obtuse or truncate
Size3-7cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDas Pflanzenreich (Engler) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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