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Sixalix  cartenniana (A.Pons & Quézel) Greuter & Burdet   
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FamilyCAPRIFOLIACEAE
Genus species var.Sixalix  cartenniana (A.Pons & Quézel) Greuter & Burdet 
SynonymsScabiosa cartenniana A.Pons & Quézel (basionym)
Territory Northern AfricaAlgeria
rocks
Description leaves glaucous, sub carnose, pinnatisect to pinnatipartite, 3-4cm long, heads solitary, outer flowers larger than the inner
Size5-25cm
Colorblue
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyQuézel, P. & S.Santa (1963) Nouvelle Flore de l´Algérie
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