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Saxifraga  gormanii Suksd.  sect. Micranthes 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  gormanii Suksd.  sect. Micranthes
SynonymsMicranthes gormanii (Suksd.) Brouillet & Gornall
 Saxifraga occidentalis var. dentata (Engl.) C.L.Hitchc.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.OregonWashington
rocks
Altitude0-1000m
Description leaves petiolate, ovate to elliptic, 3-4cm, carnose, at base attenuate, shallowly crenate-serrate, sparsely ciliate, russet hirsute, flowers numerous in conical thyrsus
Size10-35cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
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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