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Valeriana  tuberosa L.   
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FamilyCAPRIFOLIACEAE
Genus species var.Valeriana  tuberosa L. 
Territory Southwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeEastern EuropeWestern Asia
grassland
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description stems glabrous, basal leaves shortly petiolate, elliptic or obovate-lanceolate, stem leaves pinnatisect, segments linear, 3-4-jugate, flowers in compact spherical cyme
Size15-30cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in early spring; basal cuttings in late spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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