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botanical name:
Saxifraga x boydii 'Nottingham Gold'
Saxifraga x boydii 'Nottingham Gold' © 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: yellow
stem/bark: red
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Small, domed, cushion-forming alpine with tight rosettes of grey-green, spiny leaves. Yellow flowers on short red stems in March and April. Very attractive.


cultivation:
Very sharply drained alkaline or neutral soil in full sun. Avoid excessive winter wet.

propagation:
By separation of rosettes.

usage:
Suitable for rock or scree gardens

other notes:
Porphyrion section, Kabschia subsection saxifage.

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