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Stellaria  turkestanica Schischk.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Stellaria  turkestanica Schischk. 
Territory Middle AsiaIndian SubcontinentPakistanTadzhikistanUzbekistan
rocky slopes
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description stoloniferous, stems rigid, erect, grey-green, white tomentose, leaves broadly ovate to lanceolate, thick, densely white tomentose, sessile, acute, flowers pendent
Size5-7cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Pakistan www.eFloras.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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