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Genista  tetragona Besser  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Genista  tetragona Besser  trib. Genisteae
Territory Eastern EuropeUkraine
rocky slopes
Description branchlets densely appresed hirsute, leaves oblong-lanceolate, the basal oblong-spathulate, 1-2cm, acute, appresed pubescent, inflorescence lax raceme
Size8-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring after hot water treatment, germ. 1-3 months
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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