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Saxifraga  forrestii Engl. & Irmsch.  sect. Ciliatae 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  forrestii Engl. & Irmsch.  sect. Ciliatae
SynonymsHirculus forrestii (Engl. & Irmsch.) Losinsk.
Territory ChinaChina South-Central, (Yunnan)
grassland and rocks
Altitude2700-3900m
Description basal leaves petiolate, ovate to elliptic, 2-8mm long, brown glandular-villose, obtuse, stem leaves linear, 3-5mm long, flowers 1-4, sepals reflexed, glabrous, petals oblong, 4-7mm
Size5-13cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
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
division after flowering; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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