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Scorzonera  papposa DC.  trib. Cichorieae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Scorzonera  papposa DC.  trib. Cichorieae
SynonymsScorzonera kurdica Boiss. & Noë
 Scorzonera paradoxa Fisch. & C.A.Mey.
 Scorzonera picridioides Boiss.
Territory Southeastern EuropeCaucasusWestern AsiaArabian Peninsula
dry, rocky slopes
Description weakly pubescent, glabrescent, lower leaves petiolate, ovate or oblong, obtuse to acuminate, stem leaves sessile, amplexicaule, long acuminate, coriaceous, capitula large
Size10-18cm
Colorviolet
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
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