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Epilobium  atlanticum Litard. & Maire   
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FamilyONAGRACEAE
Genus species var.Epilobium  atlanticum Litard. & Maire 
SynonymsEpilobium samuelssonii P.H.Raven
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaMoroccoSpain
scree
Altitude2700-3000m
Description leaves 8-20mm, opposite, glabrous, ovate, at apex attenuate, sessile, subentire, inflorescence few flowered, calyx hirsute, eglandular, petals 5-8mm long
Size2-8cm
Colorrose, purplish violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationgravelly, humous, moist, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, gravelly soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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