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Saxifraga  decora Harry Sm.  sect. Porophyllum 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  decora Harry Sm.  sect. Porophyllum
SynonymsSaxifraga lamarum Harry Sm.
Territory ChinaChina South-Central, (Yunnan)Tibet
rocks
Altitude3500-4800m
Description basal leaves suboblong, 3-5mm, coriaceous, glabrous, Ca pores 3-7, margins cartilaginous, ciliate, apex revolute, obtuse, flowers 3-4 in corymb, petals 3-5mm long
Size3-6cm
Colorrose, purple
Bloomlate spring
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
BibliographyFlora of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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