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Oxytropis  pumilio (Pall.) Ledeb.  sect. Arctobia 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Oxytropis  pumilio (Pall.) Ledeb.  sect. Arctobia
SynonymsAstragalus pumilio Pall. (basionym)
 Spiesia pumilio (Pall.) Kuntze
Territory Russian Far EastKamchatkaKuril Is.Sakhalin
grassland and rocks
Description subacaulescent, leaflets 4-5 pairs, lanceolate, abaxially white hirsute, bracts minute, calyx rusty hirsute, lobes subulate, flowers 18-20mm long
Size3-7cm
Colorpale violet
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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