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Epilobium  saximontanum Hausskn.   
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FamilyONAGRACEAE
Genus species var.Epilobium  saximontanum Hausskn. 
SynonymsEpilobium drummondii Hausskn.
 Epilobium scalare Fernald
 Epilobium steckerianum Fernald
Territory
grassland
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description stems simple, leaves pale green, glabrous, 1-3cm, the lower ovate, entire, the upper ovate-lanceolate, denticulate, flowers in raceme, petals 3-5mm long, capsules glabrous, 4cm
Size10-20cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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