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Chaenorhinum  tenellum (Cav.) Lange  trib. Antirrhinae 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Chaenorhinum  tenellum (Cav.) Lange  trib. Antirrhinae
SynonymsAntirrhinum tenellum Cav. (basionym)
 Anarrhinum tenellum (Cav.) Willd.
 Linaria tenella (Cav.) DC.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
shady rocks
Altitude350-1100m
Description leaves petiolate, ovate to orbiculate, subacute or obtuse, at base truncate, on both faces green, densely pubescent, opposite, inflorescence 5-20-flowered, flowers 6-8mm long
Size5-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 13-16°C
division in spring; basal cuttings in late spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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