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Explore SaxBase: Saxifraga biternata

Saxifraga biternata   Boiss. (1840)  

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Rank: Species Ref: Saxifrages: The Complete List Of Species
Contained within: S. ser. Biternatae  
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Genus Saxifraga sect. Saxifraga subsect. Saxifraga ser. Biternatae
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Image of Saxifraga biternata by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : well-flowered plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • well-flowered plant, wild, Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : habitat is the lower cliffs in this picture just above the olive grove
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • habitat is the lower cliffs in this picture just above the olive grove, wild, Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : flowers and leaves
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • flowers and leaves, wild, Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : group of plants in habitat
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • group of plants in habitat, wild, Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : close up of the giant flower
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • close up of the giant flower, wild, Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : close up of flowers and leaves
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • close up of flowers and leaves, wild, Villanueva della Rosario, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : plant with 1 coin (22mm) for scale
  • Class : wild
  • Location : El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • plant with 1 coin (22mm) for scale, wild, El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : flowering rosette with 1 coin (22mm) for scale; the flowers are probably the largest in the genus
  • Class : wild
  • Location : El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • flowering rosette with 1 coin (22mm) for scale; the flowers are probably the largest in the genus, wild, El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : gigantic resting bud or gemma
  • Class : wild
  • Location : El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • gigantic resting bud or gemma, wild, El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : side view of flowers showing architecture unique in the genus
  • Class : wild
  • Location : El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • side view of flowers showing architecture unique in the genus, wild, El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : flowers
  • Class : wild
  • Location : El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • flowers, wild, El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga biternata

  • Description : leaves
  • Class : wild
  • Location : El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • leaves, wild, El Torcal, Antequera, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
Plant Information:
Continental Distribution:       
highlighted continents indicate continents where taxon is native
Colours:
petal ground colour: white

 
 

Crosses: (? indicates doubt over relation)

No hybrids known
Synonyms:
No synonyms

 

Cultivar Parent: (? indicates doubtful parent)
None found
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