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Saxifraga  taygetea Boiss. & Heldr.  sect. Miscopetalum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  taygetea Boiss. & Heldr.  sect. Miscopetalum
SynonymsSaxifraga fruticulosa Otth
 Saxifraga fruticulosa ssp. taygetea (Halácsy) Hayek
Territory Southeastern EuropeAlbaniaGreeceItalyYugoslavia, (MacedoniaMontenegro)
rocks
Description leaves sparsely hirsute, minute, the lower long petiolate, reniform, broadly 5-9-crenate, stem leaves 0-2, flowers in corymbose panicle, petals elliptic-lanceolate, obtuse
Size10-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typerosette, tuft
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
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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