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Saxifraga  lyallii Engl.  sect. Micranthes 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  lyallii Engl.  sect. Micranthes
SynonymsMicranthes lyallii (Engl.) Small
Territory Subarctic AmericaWestern CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.AlbertaAlaskaBritish ColumbiaIdahoMontanaNorthwest TerritoriesWashingtonYukon
shady rocks
Altitude800-4000m
Description leaves petiolate, spathulate to obovate, thin, serrate to dentate, sparsely glandular ciliate, adaxially glabrous, abaxially sparsely brown hirsute, flowers in lax thyrsus
Size15-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationshady, humous, rock crevices
alpine house, humous, gravelly soil, shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division after flowering; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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