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botanical name:
Saxifraga 'Pablo Picasso'
Saxifraga 'Pablo Picasso' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Saxifragaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.05m
width: 0.08m
growth rate: very slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Small cushion-forming alpine with tight rosettes of lime encrusted, grey-green leaves. Peach-pink flowers in March and April.

Very sharply drained alkaline or neutral soil in full sun. Avoid excessive winter wet. Can be grown in tufa.

By separation of rosettes.

Suitable for alpine troughs, rock or scree gardens.

other notes:
Porphyrion section, Kabschia subsection saxifage, Conspecta Group.
Hybrid of Saxifraga kotschyi x Saxifraga cullinanii 'Radvan Horny', raised by Karel Lang, Czech Republic.

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