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Saxifraga  densifoliata Engl. & Irmsch.  sect. Ciliatae 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  densifoliata Engl. & Irmsch.  sect. Ciliatae
SynonymsHirculus densifoliatus (Engl. & Irmsch.) Losinsk.
Territory ChinaChina South-Central, (SichuanYunnan)Tibet
grassland and rocks
Altitude4000-4500m
Description lower stem leaves spathulate, 3-4mm, glabrous, middle leaves crowded, oblong, 8mm long, glabrous, mucronate, cyme 2-7-flowered, petals oblong, 6-7mm long, orange spotted
Size5-10cm
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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