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Arenaria  congesta var. crassula Maguire   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  congesta var. crassula Maguire 
SynonymsEremogone congesta var. crassula (Maguire) R.L.Hartm.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaOregon
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude1800-2500m
Description stems glabrous, basal leaves curvate inwards, acicular, 2-3cm, subcarnose, inflorescence capitate, rounded compact cyme, sepals conspicuosly univeined, obtuse
Size15-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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