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All information gathered first-hand, since 1995

Flowers. Aug-Oct

Tall. Low - Short

Flower. Four opposing petals, about 50 mm long, are bordered with long "lashes" that are partly curled, especially near the base.

Leaves. Linear, along and clasping the stalk.

Habitat. Forest clearings and dry fields in the lower Alpes. Likes calcaire soils.