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Saxifraga  kumaunensis Engl.  sect. Porophyllum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  kumaunensis Engl.  sect. Porophyllum
Territory Indian SubcontinentNepalWest Himalaya
shady rocks
Altitude4000-4800m
Description stem leaves linear-oblong, 4mm long, with single terminal Ca pore, flowers solitary, subsessile, petals 4-5mm long
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDas Pflanzenreich (Engler) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The International Plant Names Index www.ipni.org
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