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Saxifraga  caucasica Sommier & Levier  sect. Porophyllum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  caucasica Sommier & Levier  sect. Porophyllum
Territory CaucasusNorth CaucasusTranscaucasus, (Georgia)
rocks
Altitude1800-3600m
Description leaves dark green, acute, lanceolate, 7-9mm long, inflorescence spherical, flowers 5-7, petals 2.5-3mm long, hardly longer then sepals
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomearly spring
Ca+
Typerosette, carpet
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 the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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