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Saxifraga  hirsuta L.  sect. Robertsoniana 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  hirsuta L.  sect. Robertsoniana
Territory Northern EuropeSouthwestern EuropeFranceIrelandSpain
shady rocks
Altitude20-2300m
Description leaves evergreen, basal leaves long petiolate, petiole thin, 2-4x longer than reniform or orbiculate, basally distinctly cordate blade, flowers in panicle, petals 4-5mm
Size10-30cm
Coloryellowish white
Bloomspring
Ca
Typerosette, carpet
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
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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