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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  ayachica Humbert 
Territory Northern AfricaMorocco
scree
Altitude1800-3800m
Description glandular-hirsute, leaves few, crowded at base, broadly ovate, to 5cm, rounded, abruptly tapered to petiole, flowers in terminal cyme, calyx 2cm, corolla 2cm across
Size5-15cm
Colorrose, pale rose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationgravelly, humous, moist, sunny site
alpine house, humous, gravelly 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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