Rock Garden Plants
Saxifraga  oregana Howell  sect. Micranthes 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  oregana Howell  sect. Micranthes
SynonymsMicranthes oregana (Howell) Small
 Saxifraga montanensis Small
 Saxifraga oregana var. sierrae Coville
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.AlbertaCaliforniaColoradoIdahoMontanaNevadaOregonWashington
bogs, marshes
Altitude100-2500m
Description leaves obscurely petiolate, linear to oblanceolate, carnose, cuneate, denticulate, ciliate, glabrous or sparsely hirsute, flowers numerous in conical thyrsus, petals 2-5mm
Size30-90cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-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
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý