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Calligonum  calcareum Pavlov   
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FamilyPOLYGONACEAE
Genus species var.Calligonum  calcareum Pavlov 
Territory Middle AsiaUzbekistan
rocks
Description mature branchlets whitish, leaves connate with ochrea, linear, aristate, 1-3mm long, acuminate, soon deciduous, frutis oblong-oval, wings of achenes russet
Size20-50cm
Color
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca+
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer; layering in spring
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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