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Saxifraga  sibirica L.  sect. Nephrophyllum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  sibirica L.  sect. Nephrophyllum
SynonymsSaxifraga bracteata D.Don
 Saxifraga mollis Sm.
 Saxifraga radiata Small
Territory
grassland and rocks
Altitude0-5100m
Description basal leaves petiolate, reniform, 7-18mm, 7-9-lobed, lobes ovate to orbiculate, glandular pilose, stem leaves similar, corymb 2-13-flowered, petals obovate, 6-15mm long
Size10-25cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem erect
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)
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