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Saxifraga  contraria Harry Sm.  sect. Ciliatae 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  contraria Harry Sm.  sect. Ciliatae
Territory ChinaIndian SubcontinentTibetEast Himalaya, (Bhutan)Nepal
rocks
Altitude4200-4800m
Description leaves elliptic, ca. 2mm long, glabrous, obtuse, flowers solitary, subsessile, sepals patent, ovate, glabrous, petals narrowly ovate to elliptic, 2-4mm long, truncate
Size1-5cm
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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