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Saxifraga  hieraciifolia Willd.  sect. Micranthes 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  hieraciifolia Willd.  sect. Micranthes
SynonymsMicranthes hieraciifolia (Willd.) Haw.
 Saxifraga hieraciifolia var. czukczorum Chrtek & Soják
 Saxifraga hieraciifolia var. rufopilosa Hultén
Territory
tundra
Altitudearctic-alpine
Description leaves petiolate, ovate to elliptic, 2-6cm long, carnose, cuneate, minutely serrate or denticulate, ciliate, hirsute, flowers numerous in compact, spicate thyrsus, petals 1-3mm
Size10-40cm
Colordark reddish purple
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca-
Typerosette, tuft
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)
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