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Arenaria  cavanillesiana (Font Quer) Nieto Fel.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  cavanillesiana (Font Quer) Nieto Fel. 
SynonymsArenaria aggregata var. cavanillesiana Font Quer (basionym)
 Arenaria aggregata ssp. cavanillesiana (Font Quer) G.López
 Arenaria querioides ssp. cavanillesiana (Font Quer) P.Monts.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
dry, stony grassland
Altitude500-800m
Description densely hirsute, leaves 2-6mm long, lanceolate or oblong, subulate, aristate, inflorescence attenuate, racemose, flowers in dense clusters, petals 5-7mm long
Size15-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Iberica (Castroviejo, B. ed.) bibdigital.rjb.csic.es
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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