Rock Garden Plants
Saxifraga  biternata Boiss.  sect. Dactyloides 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  biternata Boiss.  sect. Dactyloides
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
shady rocks
Altitude900-1200m
Description leaves petiolate, glandular-hirsute, in outline ovate, biternate, segments tripartite or trilobate, crenate-dentate flowers solitary, ca. 2cm across
Size15-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
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
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý