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Acantholimon  alexandri Fed.  sect. Glumaria 
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FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Acantholimon  alexandri Fed.  sect. Glumaria
Territory Middle AsiaKirgizistanUzbekistan
rocky slopes
Altitudesubalpine
Description leaves green, flat, rigid, linear to oblanceolate, 3-6cm, shortly aristate, glabrous, margins ciliate-scabrous, spike 4-5cm, spikelets 5-10, approximate, 2-3-flowered
Size15-20cm
Colorbright pink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 month, 10-16°C
half-ripe cuttings in midsummer, stimulator
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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