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Iberis  ciliata ssp. contracta (Pers.) Moreno   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Iberis  ciliata ssp. contracta (Pers.) Moreno 
SynonymsIberis contracta Pers. (basionym)
 Iberis linifolia Willk.
 Iberis paularensis Pau
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaMoroccoPortugalSpain
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude0-900m
Description basal leaves in rosettes, 1-3cm, linear, acute, minutely denticulate, stem leaves linear, flowers in corymb, petals 9-10mm long, silicles ovate or orbiculate
Size10-15cm
Colorpurple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca-
Typesubshrub
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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