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Helianthemum  polyanthum (Desf.) Pers.   
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FamilyCISTACEAE
Genus species var.Helianthemum  polyanthum (Desf.) Pers. 
SynonymsCistus polyanthus Desf. (basionym)
Territory Northern AfricaAlgeriaMorocco
dry, stony grassland
Description basal leaves lanceolate, abaxially silvery tomentose, adaxially green, the upper larger, green on both faces, ovate, raceme ramose, long hirsute, flowers 6-15, minute
Size15-35cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyQuézel, P. & S.Santa (1963) Nouvelle Flore de l´Algérie
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