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Saxifraga  moorcroftiana (Ser.) Sternb.  sect. Ciliatae 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  moorcroftiana (Ser.) Sternb.  sect. Ciliatae
SynonymsSaxifraga diversifolia var. moorcroftiana Ser. (basionym)
 Hirculus moorcroftianus (Ser.) Losinsk.
 Saxifraga lysimachioides Kotzsch
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentChina South-Central, (SichuanYunnan)TibetEast Himalaya, (Bhutan)NepalWest Himalaya, (Jammu-Kashmir)
thickets
Altitude2500-5000m
Description stem leaves sessile, elliptic to oblong, 1-3cm, abaxially brown glandular pilose, semiaplexicaule, inflorescence corymbose, petals obovate, 8-10mm long, obtuse
Size20-50cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division after flowering; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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