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Explore SaxBase: Saxifraga androsacea

Saxifraga androsacea   L. (1753)  

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Rank: Species Ref: Saxifrages - A definitive guide to the 2000 Species, Cultivars and Hybrids
Contained within: S. ser. Androsaceae  
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Genus Saxifraga sect. Saxifraga subsect. Holophyllae ser. Androsaceae
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Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Grossglockner, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : flowering shoot. On porphyritic rock in the vicinity of S. depressa and their hybrid
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Col del Cuc, above Pordoi Pass, Dolomites, Italy
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • flowering shoot. On porphyritic rock in the vicinity of S. depressa and their hybrid, wild, Col del Cuc, above Pordoi Pass, Dolomites, Italy (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : close up of leaves with lax growth form, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006
  • Class : wild
  • Location : nr Klagenfurter Hütte, Bärental, Karawanken, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • close up of leaves with lax growth form, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006, wild, nr Klagenfurter Hütte, Bärental, Karawanken, Kärnten, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant with lax growth form, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006
  • Class : wild
  • Location : nr Klagenfurter Hütte, Bärental, Karawanken, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • whole plant with lax growth form, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006, wild, nr Klagenfurter Hütte, Bärental, Karawanken, Kärnten, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006
  • Class : wild
  • Location : near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006, wild, near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : close up of flowers, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006
  • Class : wild
  • Location : near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • close up of flowers, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006, wild, near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006
  • Class : wild
  • Location : near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006, wild, near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006
  • Class : wild
  • Location : near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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Copyright of this image remains with the photographer shown
  • whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006, wild, near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006
  • Class : wild
  • Location : near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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Copyright of this image remains with the photographer shown
  • whole plant, taken during Saxifrage Society field trip 2006, wild, near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Kees Jan van Zwienen : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : group of flowering plants
  • Class : wild
  • Location : near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Austria at 2650m
  • Photographer : Kees Jan van Zwienen
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  • group of flowering plants, wild, near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Austria at 2650m (Kees Jan van Zwienen)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Kees Jan van Zwienen : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : near Ankogel, Hohe Tauern, Austria at 2650m
  • Photographer : Kees Jan van Zwienen
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Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant, with S. oppositifolia ssp. rudolphiana
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Grossglockner, Austria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • whole plant, with S. oppositifolia ssp. rudolphiana, wild, Grossglockner, Austria (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga androsacea by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga androsacea

  • Description : whole plant on porphyritic rock
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Pordoi, Dolomites, Italy
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • whole plant on porphyritic rock, wild, Pordoi, Dolomites, Italy (Paul Kennett)
Plant Information:
Continental Distribution:       
highlighted continents indicate continents where taxon is native
highlighted continents indicate continents where taxon is native
Colours:
petal ground colour: white

 
 

Crosses: (? indicates doubt over relation)

Saxifraga x gentyana  
Saxifraga x melzeri  
Saxifraga x padellae  
Saxifraga x thrinax ?
Saxifraga x vierhapperi  
Synonyms:
Saxifraga lanceolata  Haworth  ?
Saxifraga multinervis  Dulac  ?
Saxifraga pyrenaica  Scop.
Saxifraga tenera  Sternb.

 

Cultivar Parent: (? indicates doubtful parent)
None found
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