Caespitose perennial with imbricate leaf rosettes. Leaves oblanceolate to spathulate, apiculate, glabrous, lime-encrusted. Cauline leaves glandular-hairy. Flowering stems c. 4 cm, glandular-hairy. Flowers borne in a 8-10-flowered panicle. Calyx densely glandular-hairy. Petals pale yellow, 2-3 mm, equal to or slightly longer than sepals. Ovary semi-inferior. Fl. 6. Rocks, 1830-3200 m.
Bulgaria, Romania, S. Russia.