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Saxifraga cespitosa

 
Common name tufted saxifrage
Family saxifragaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z3-6)
Flowers white (late spring-early summer)
Size 4"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes well-drained soil with reliable moisture

Mossy saxifrage of cold climates: our Pennsylvania garden is about as warm as it will (hopefully) tolerate. White flowers over soft rosettes of lime-green leaves. Not considered one of the prize saxifragas, but since I can't seem to grow any species in the genus, I'm pleased just to have seedlings. Now to keep them alive...

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: orchard nursery area

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '14/'15 exchange. Baggy 70F (50%G, 7-16d).
    Also pot outside (many G, first noted May 10)


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