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Telesonix  jamesii (Torr.) Raf.   
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Telesonix  jamesii (Torr.) Raf. 
SynonymsSaxifraga jamesii Torr. (basionym)
 Boykinia jamesii (Torr.) Engl.
 Therofon jamesii (Torr.) Wheelock
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ColoradoNew Mexico
rocks and scree
Altitude3000-5000m
Description leaves mainly basal, thinly petiolate, reniform, double crenate, 2-5cm wide, panicle 5-25-flowered, petals over 3mm long
Size5-15cm
Colorpurplish red
Bloomearly 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
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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