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botanical name:
Saxifraga spruneri
Saxifraga spruneri © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Saxifragaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.08m
width: 0.10m
growth rate: very slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Slow growing, cushion-forming alpine. Dense, small rosettes of hairy, lime encrusted, mid-green leaves. Flat topped cymes of star-shaped yellowish white flowers in late spring.

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

By separation of rosettes.

Suitable for alpine troughs, rock or scree gardens

other notes:
Porphyrion section, Kabschia subsection saxifage.
Native of the Balkans.

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