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Saxifraga  spicata D.Don  sect. Micranthes 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  spicata D.Don  sect. Micranthes
SynonymsMicranthes spicata (D.Don) Small
Territory Subarctic AmericaAlaskaYukon
tundra
Altitudearctic-subarctic
Description leaves suborbiculate, thick, 3-5cm wide, dentate, conspicuosly glandular dentate, minutely pubescent, at base cordate, cymules few flowered, producing thyrsus
Size15-50cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous 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
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