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Centaurea  gadorensis Blanca  trib. Cardueae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Centaurea  gadorensis Blanca  trib. Cardueae
SynonymsCentaurea sagredoi ssp. tenuiloba (Boiss.) Blanca
 Centaurea tenuifolia var. tenuiloba Boiss.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
dry, stony grassland
Altitude1300-1700m
Description stems very ramose, leaves alternate, pinnatisect, the uppermost linear, entire, capitula solitary, terminal, involucre cylindrical, appendages spinose
Size15-30cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Iberica (Castroviejo, B. ed.) bibdigital.rjb.csic.es
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