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Saxifraga stolonifera

For sale by Ruth Hall

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Pot SizeTotal Price
0.2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Saxifraga stolonifera

Common names

Strawberry geranium, Mother of thousands, Saxifrage


Saxifraga stolonifera (Strawberry geranium). This is also known as S. sarmentosa. This species will spread by long thin red stolons. The leaves are round medium green and rosette forming with a red flushed underside. The white flowers are borne in mid-summer to mid-autumn. The plants are well appreciated as shade loving ground cover.


The soil conditions and position of light will depend on the species. They will also vary in hardiness from fully to frost hardy to marginally frost hardy.

Interest and use

Ground cover, hanging baskets, container, rock garden, border, walls

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Saxifraga stolonifera | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Light, Medium, Poor quality, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
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