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Tecophilaea

There is a possibility that the Tecophilaea cyanocrocus, commonly known as the Chilean Blue Crocus, has become extinct in its natural habitat. It is possible that grazing by domestic animals, the...

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Primula Allionii

Primitive primulas that originate from the Alps in Europe have a very special place in my heart. They take me back to the latter years of my boyhood when I began to take an interest in mountains and...

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Alpines

Since I was about 14 years old, I've dabbled in the hobby of cultivating alpines here and there throughout the course of the last 25 years. It seems appropriate for me to launch the index with a...

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Cyclamen

On this page, each species of Cyclamen is discussed in detail. Cyclamen persicum may take on a variety of shapes, including the pot and the "Florist's Cyclamen." However, my preference goes for wild...