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Saxifraga  hitchcockiana Elvander  sect. Micranthes 
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifraga  hitchcockiana Elvander  sect. Micranthes
SynonymsMicranthes hitchcockiana (Elvander) Brouillet & Gornall
 Saxifraga occidentalis var. latepetiolata C.L.Hitchc.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Oregon
rocks
Altitude600-1100m
Description leaves obscurely petiolate, elliptic to obovate, 4-12cm, cuneate, serrate to dentate, densely ciliate, hirsute, flowers numerous in flattened, lax thyrsus, petals 2-5mm
Size15-40cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
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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