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Acanthophyllum  tenuifolium Schischk.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Acanthophyllum  tenuifolium Schischk. 
Territory Middle AsiaUzbekistan
dry, stony grassland
Description leaves horizontally patent, curvate, 4-5cm long, subulate, acerose, glabrous, flowers in terminal corymbose head, calyx cylindrical, lobes acuminate, corolla lobes narrowly ovate
Size15-25cm
Colorreddish rose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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