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Saxifraga  umbellulata Hook.f. & Thomson  sect. Ciliatae 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  umbellulata Hook.f. & Thomson  sect. Ciliatae
SynonymsSaxifraga lhasana Harry Sm.
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentTibetEast Himalaya, (Sikkim)Nepal
rocks
Altitude3000-4700m
Description leaves spathulate, 8-13mm, glabrous, obtuse, stem leaves oblong, 4-7mm, glandular hirsute, umbel 2-23 flowered, sometimes ramose, sepals erect, petals oblong, 6-9mm long
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow, white, pink
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
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
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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