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Arenaria  congesta var. subcongesta (S.Watson) S.Watson   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  congesta var. subcongesta (S.Watson) S.Watson 
SynonymsArenaria fendleri var. subcongesta S.Watson (basionym)
 Arenaria burkei Howell
 Eremogone congesta var. subcongesta (S.Watson) R.L.Hartm.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.ArizonaCaliforniaIdahoNevadaUtah
dry, stony grassland
Altitude1300-2800m
Description stems glabrous, basal leaves erect, acicular to filiform, 5-25mm, herbaceous, inflorescence subcapitate, proliferate cyme, sepals conspicuosly 3-veined, 3-5mm, acute
Size8-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, 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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