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Saxifragella  bicuspidata (Hook.f.) Engl.   
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FamilySAXIFRAGACEAE
Genus species var.Saxifragella  bicuspidata (Hook.f.) Engl. 
SynonymsSaxifraga bicuspidata Hook f. (basionym)
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (Tierra del Fuego (Argentina))Chile South, (Magellanes)
rocky slopes
Altitude500-1500m
Description leaves numerous, linear-spathulate, bicuspidate, flowers solitary, calyx lobes bicuspidate, petals absent
Size1-3cm
Color
Bloomspring
Ca
Typecushion
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 Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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