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botanical name:
Saxifraga 'Rubrifolia'
Saxifraga 'Rubrifolia' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Saxifraga fortunei 'Rubrifolia'
family:  Saxifragaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.20m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: red & green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: red
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Compact, clump-forming, with fleshy, rounded to kidney-shaped, lobed leaves, strongly red suffused and dark claret-red underneath, on deep red stems. Panicles of small, star-shaped white flowers in autumn. May be semi-evergreen or deciduous.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, humus-rich soil in part shade. Will tolerate deep shade.

other notes:
Irregulares group. Saxifraga fortunei hybrid.

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