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Centaurea  mariana Nyman  trib. Cardueae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Centaurea  mariana Nyman  trib. Cardueae
SynonymsCentaurea boetica (Willk.) Pau
 Centaurea funkii Boiss. & Reut.
 Centaurea macrorhiza Willk.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
rocks
Altitude1500-1900m
Description softly white lanate-tomentose, acaulescent, leaves in dense rosette, vaginate-petiolate, lyrate-pinnatipartite, segments remote, oblong, capitula 1-3, sessile, involucre glabrous
Size5-10cm
Colorgolden yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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