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Arenaria  orbignyana Wedd.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  orbignyana Wedd. 
Territory Western South AmericaBoliviaPeru
grassland
Altitude3500-4500m
Description leaves thickish, subimbricate, spathulate-lanceolate, acute, serrulate, ciliate, 3-4mm, flowers solitary, terminal, shortly pedicellate, petals obovate-lanceolate, obtuse
Size1-3cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
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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