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Saxifraga  androsacea L.  sect. Dactyloides 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  androsacea L.  sect. Dactyloides
SynonymsSaxifraga multinervis Dulac
 Saxifraga pyrenaica Scop.
Territory
snow patches
Altitude1500-3500m
Description leaves 5-10mm, obovate, spathulate to oblanceolate, entire or at apex trilobate, sparsely glandular ciliate, flowers 1-3, calyx campanulate, petals 4-5mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division after flowering; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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