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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Alyssum  numidicum Pomel 
SynonymsAlyssum montanum var. numidicum (Pomel) Maire & Weiller
Territory Northern AfricaAlgeria
rocks
Description leaves dense, broadly lanceolate or obovate-oblong, to 2cm, densely silvery hirsute, flowers minute in compact hemisphaerical raceme, petals 4mm, emarginate
Size8-15mm
Colorbright yellow
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyMaire, R. (1952-1987) Flore de l´Afrique du Nord
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