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Cerastium  trianae Briq.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Cerastium  trianae Briq. 
SynonymsCerastium caespitosum Triana & Planch.
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuadorPeru
grassland
Description stems numerous, densely leafy, leaves lanceolate-linear, gradually tapered to spiry apex, flat, sparsely glandular-hirsute, flowers few, sepals obtuse
Size5-8cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, 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 Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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