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Ebenus  stellata Boiss.  trib. Hedysareae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Ebenus  stellata Boiss.  trib. Hedysareae
SynonymsEbenus ferruginea Jaub. & Spach
 Ebenus horrida Jaub. & Spach
 Ebenus tragacanthoides Jaub. & Spach
Territory Western AsiaIndian SubcontinentAfghanistanIranPakistanWest Himalaya
dry, stony grassland
Description white tomentose, long spinose, leaflets 1-3 pairs, oblong-lanceolate, mucronate, stipules bidentate, heads spherical, bracts oblong, acuminate, calyx densely hirsute
Size25-35cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typespinose shrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Orientalis (Boissier) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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