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Lomelosia  crenata ssp. breviscapa (Boiss. & Heldr.) Greuter    
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FamilyCAPRIFOLIACEAE
Genus species var.Lomelosia  crenata ssp. breviscapa (Boiss. & Heldr.) Greuter  
SynonymsScabiosa breviscapa Boiss. & Heldr. (basionym)
 Scabiosa crenata ssp. breviscapa (Boiss. & Heldr.) Hayek
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
rocks
Altitudealpinský
Description densely grey hirsute, leaves minute, spathulate, entire to pinnatipartite, segments crowded, ovate or oblong, involucral bracts lanceolate, flowers in radiate heads
Size10-15cm
Colorreddish rose
Bloomlate spring, summer
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, 18-21°C
cuttings in summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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