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Saxifraga ‘Elizabethae’

Saxifrage

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Features

  • BloomsApril
  • Height0.1m to 0.15m
  • Spread0.15m to 0.2m
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourBright yellow
  • Leaf ColourGreen shades

Description

Saxifraga ‘Elizabethae’ (Saxifrage). This evergreen perennial bears dense rosettes of spiny leaves. Tight clusters of small, bright yellow flowers appear in mid spring.

Characteristics

Perennial, Evergreen, Fragrant

Interest and use

Spring interest.

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

The soil conditions and position of light will depend on the specie. They will also vary in hardiness from fully to frost hardy to marginally frost hardy. Most form tight cushions and flower in early spring, flower stems being barely visible above leaves.

Propagation

Seed in autumn or by rooted offsets in winter.

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