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Linum  grandiflorum Desf.   
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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  grandiflorum Desf. 
Territory Northern AfricaAlgeria
dry, stony grassland
Description stems at base procumbent, apically ramose, leaves glabrous, the basal linear, the upper larger, narrowly lanceolate, on margins scabrous, flowers in lax panicle, flowers solitary
Size20-40cm
Colordeep rose
Bloomlate spring
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyQuézel, P. & S.Santa (1963) Nouvelle Flore de l´Algérie
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