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Saxifraga  fragilis Schrank  sect. Dactyloides 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  fragilis Schrank  sect. Dactyloides
SynonymsSaxifraga corbariensis Timb.-Lagr.
 Saxifraga cuneata ssp. corbariensis (Timb.-Lagr.) Mateo
 Saxifraga paniculata Cav.
Territory Southwestern EuropeFranceSpain
rocks and scree
Altitude1300-1600m
Description glabrous, viscid, leaves coriaceous, cuneate-flabellate, segments 5-11, the middle entire or trifid, linear, flowers 10-15 in ovoid panicle, petals 6-8mm long, subimbricate
Size20-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained 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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