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Saxifraga  careyana A.Gray  sect. Micranthes 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  careyana A.Gray  sect. Micranthes
SynonymsMicranthes careyana (A.Gray) Small
 Micranthes tennesseensis Small
Territory Southeastern U.S.A.AlabamaGeorgiaNorth CarolinaSouth CarolinaTennesseeVirginia
rocky slopes
Altitude500-1600m
Description leaves ovate to orbiculate-ovate, abaxially red, sparsely pubescent, long petiolate, scapes glandular pubescent, cymules lax, forming panicle, petals yellow variegate, 2-3mm
Size8-40cm
Colorwhite
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 North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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