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Saxifraga  maderensis D.Don  sect. Dactyloides 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  maderensis D.Don  sect. Dactyloides
SynonymsSaxifraga geranioides L.Buch
Territory MacaronesiaMadeira
rocks
Altitude1000-1400m
Description leaves long petiolate, reniform, 5-lobate, each lobe with 3-5 crenulae, flowers 5-7, showy, petals 8-10mm long
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, early summer
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
division after flowering; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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