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Eritrichium  splendens Kearney   
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FamilyBORAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Eritrichium  splendens Kearney 
Territory Subarctic AmericaAlaskaNorthwest TerritoriesYukon
rocky slopes
Description basal leaves narrowly oblanceolate, 1-2cm, tapered to thin petiole, stem leaves linear, sessile, flowers large, few, in raceme, calyx lobes oblong, corolla lobes obovate
Size5-13cm
Colorbright blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyHultén, E. (1968) Flora of Alaska...
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