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Saxifraga  iranica Bornm.  sect. Porophyllum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  iranica Bornm.  sect. Porophyllum
Territory Western AsiaIran
rocks
Altitude4000-4300m
Description rosettes flat, leaves obtuse, oblong-obovate, green, densely white hirsute, flowers 2cm across. in sparse umbel, turning pink and purple, anthers yellow
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDas Pflanzenreich (Engler) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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