Rock Garden Plants
Saxifraga  afghanica Aitch. & Hemsl.  sect. Porophyllum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  afghanica Aitch. & Hemsl.  sect. Porophyllum
Territory Western AsiaChinaIndian SubcontinentAfghanistanQinghaiXinjiangNepalPakistanWest Himalaya
rocks
Altitude2200-4800m
Description leaves 4-7mm long, oblong-linear, glaucous, thick, at apex convex, flowers 2-4, petals ca. 5mm long
Size1-3cm
Colorpink
Bloomspring
Ca
Typerosette, cushion
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 China www.eFloras.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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