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Saxifraga  saxorum Harry Sm.  sect. Porophyllum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  saxorum Harry Sm.  sect. Porophyllum
Territory Indian SubcontinentEast Himalaya, (Bhutan)
grassland and rocks
Altitude3500-4500m
Description rosettes 4mm wide, leaves linear, obtuse, with single terminal pore and few glandular hairs at base, flowers solitary, sessile, petals 3-4mm long, obovate
Size1-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typerosette, cushion
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
Bibliography
The International Plant Names Index www.ipni.org
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