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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  corrugata Ball 
SynonymsSilene mogadorensis Coss. & Balansa
Territory Northern AfricaMorocco
rocky slopes
Altitude1700-1800m
Description glandular-hirsute, basal leaves spathulate, acuminate, the upper lanceolate, flowers remote, pendent, calyx scarious, green striped, petals bilobate
Size15-20cm
Colorred
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
BibliographyMaire, R. (1952-1987) Flore de l´Afrique du Nord
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