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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  ampullata Boiss. 
SynonymsGastrocalyx ampullatus (Boiss.) Schischk.
 Schischkiniella ampullata (Boiss.) Steenis
Territory Western AsiaIranIraqLebanon-SyriaTurkey
grassland
Description shortly hirsute, woody-based, leaves lanceolate, acute, the lower crowded, stem leaves remote, flowers 3-5 in cymes producing oblong raceme, calyx pubescent, petals bipartite
Size15-20cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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 Orientalis (Boissier) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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