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Acanthophyllum  aculeatum Schischk.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Acanthophyllum  aculeatum Schischk. 
Territory Middle AsiaUzbekistan
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude300-400m
Description stems ramose from base, scabrously pubescent, leaves horizontally patent, subulate, 1-3cm long, acerose, flowers in hemispherical heads, 25-35mm wide, calyx tubular
Size10-15cm
Colorwhitish pink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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