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Silene  citrina Boiss.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  citrina Boiss. 
SynonymsLychnis cabulica Aitch.
 Silene luciliae Bocquet
Territory Western AsiaIndian SubcontinentAfghanistanPakistan
grassland and rocks
Altitude1000-2400m
Description stems ramose, pubescent, basal leaves lanceolate to ovate-lanceolate, calyx campanulate, glandular pubescent, in fruit ventricose, petals insignificant
Size15-30cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Pakistan www.eFloras.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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