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Native to the Mediterranean region and Asia Minor. These shrublets, attractive in or out of bloom, are best adapted to colder climates and are favorites among rock gardeners. They grow best in a light, porous soil with considerable lime. Bloom comes in late spring to summer. Clip spent flowers to extend bloom season.

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