T: Greece, Nom. Serrai, Mt Vrondous, 2 km SW of the summit, 1250–1300 m, 14 Jul 1987, S.Snogerup, cultivated as L132; holo: PR; iso: LD, PRA.
Plants 10–32 cm tall. Basal leaves sparsely ciliate, 2.5–4.0 mm wide; cauline leaves usually 2 or 3, with upper ones 3.0–6.5 cm long and 2.0–3.5 mm wide. Lower bract usually 2.0–3.0 cm long, overtopping inflorescence. Inflorescence composed of one subsessile and 6–13 ellipsoid-ovoid to ovoid-hemispherical 6–12-flowered pedunculate clusters. Peduncles straight, 2.0–3.5 cm long, densely papillose, often with secondary branches. Bractlets 1.2–1.7 mm long, subentire. Tepals pale straw-brown, 2.4–3.1 mm long. Anthers 0.5–0.8 mm long, anther/filament length ratio 1.0–1.6; ovary 0.8–1.0 mm long; style 0.3–0.4 mm long; stigma 1.1–1.5 mm long. Capsule obovoid to subglobular, equalling perianth or shorter; capsule segments 1.9–2.1 mm long. Seeds ovoid to subglobular, 0.9–1.0 mm long, 0.75–0.8 mm wide; appendage 0.4 mm long. 2n=36 [12AL+24BL], fide J.Kirschner, Ann. Bot. Fenn. 29: 238, 240 (1992).