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Explore SaxBase: Saxifraga cortusifolia

Saxifraga cortusifolia   Siebold & Zucc. (1843)  

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Rank: Species Ref: Saxifrages: The Complete List Of Species
Contained within: S. sect. Irregulares  
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Genus Saxifraga sect. Irregulares
Plant Information:
Continental Distribution:       
highlighted continents indicate continents where taxon is native
petal ground colour: white

  • Many cultivars are listed under this specific name. These should now, unless shown here, be referred to S. fortunei. At one time S. fortunei was considered a subspecies of S. cortusifolia, but none of the cultivars have the clawed and spotted upper petals of this species.

Subtaxa: (? indicates doubt over placement, gray links indicate non-accepted taxa)

Saxifraga cortusifolia var. stolonifera  (Makino) Koidzumi  
Saxifraga cortusifolia f. rosea  B. Mathew  
Saxifraga cortusifolia 'Rosea'     
Saxifraga cortusifolia 'Ruby Wedding'     
Saxifraga cortusifolia SILVER VELVET     
Saxifraga cortusifolia VELVET     

Crosses: (? indicates doubt over relation)

No hybrids known
Saxifraga crispa  hort.  ?
Saxifraga jotanii  Honda  - in part
Saxifraga madida  (Maxim.) Makino


Cultivar Parent: (? indicates doubtful parent)
None found
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