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Bufonia  stricta (Sm.) Gürke   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Bufonia  stricta (Sm.) Gürke 
SynonymsMoehringia stricta Sm. (basionym)
 Bufonia brachyphylla Boiss. & Heldr.
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreeceKriti
rocks
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description glabrous, stems filiform, leaves subulate, short, flowers few, axillary and terminal, fasciculate, sepals lanceolate, acute, 5-veined, petals orbiculate
Size5-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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