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Polygala  amara ssp. brachyptera Hayek   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  amara ssp. brachyptera Hayek 
SynonymsPolygala amara var. brachyptera (Hayek) Chodat
 Polygala brachyptera (Hayek) Domin
 Polygala subamara Fritsch
Territory Middle EuropeEastern Europe
rocky slopes
Description stem leaves lanceolate-spathulate, basal leaves in rosette, ovate, abruptly cuneately tapered to base, raceme compact, many-flowered
Size5-20cm
Colorpale violet, white
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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