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Explore SaxBase: Saxifraga sempervivum

Saxifraga sempervivum   K. Koch (1846)  

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Contained within: S. ser. Engleria  
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Genus Saxifraga sect. Porphyrion subsect. Porophyllum ser. Engleria
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Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Mike Ireland : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : cultivated
  • Location : at Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh, UK
  • Photographer : Mike Ireland
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  • whole plant, cultivated, at Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh, UK (Mike Ireland)
Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Mike Ireland : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant, f. stenophylla though this name has doubtful botanic significance
  • Class : cultivated
  • Location : tufa, own trough, UK
  • Photographer : Mike Ireland
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  • whole plant, f. stenophylla though this name has doubtful botanic significance, cultivated, tufa, own trough, UK (Mike Ireland)
Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant, March 2004
  • Class : cultivated
  • Location : 2nd Saxifrage Society Seminar, Czech Republic
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • whole plant, March 2004, cultivated, 2nd Saxifrage Society Seminar, Czech Republic (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Tim Roberts : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant, from seed collected Orelek, Bulgaria
  • Class : cultivated
  • Location : pot, Czech Republic
  • Photographer : Tim Roberts
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  • whole plant, from seed collected Orelek, Bulgaria, cultivated, pot, Czech Republic (Tim Roberts)
Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Dr. Herbert Wagner : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Pirin, Bulgaria
  • Photographer : Dr. Herbert Wagner
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Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : close up of inflorescence in late bud. Grown from seed collected Orelek, S Pirin, Bulgaria
  • Class : cultivated
  • Location : Epsom, Surrey, UK
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • close up of inflorescence in late bud. Grown from seed collected Orelek, S Pirin, Bulgaria, cultivated, Epsom, Surrey, UK (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : close up of inflorescence in early flowering. Grown from seed collected Orelek, S Pirin, Bulgaria
  • Class : cultivated
  • Location : Epsom, Surrey, UK
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • close up of inflorescence in early flowering. Grown from seed collected Orelek, S Pirin, Bulgaria, cultivated, Epsom, Surrey, UK (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Kees Jan van Zwienen : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Mt Olympus, Greece
  • Photographer : Kees Jan van Zwienen
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Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Kees Jan van Zwienen : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : cliff habitat growing with Jankaea
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Mt Olympus, Greece
  • Photographer : Kees Jan van Zwienen
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Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Mt Olympus, Greece
  • Photographer : Kees Jan van Zwienen
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Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Vihren, Pirin, Bulgaria
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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Image of Saxifraga sempervivum by Ad van Zwienen : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga sempervivum

  • Description : group in habitat
  • Class : wild
  • Location : 2100m nr. Refuge A, Mt Olympus, Greece
  • Photographer : Ad van Zwienen
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  • group in habitat, wild, 2100m nr. Refuge A, Mt Olympus, Greece (Ad van Zwienen)
Plant Information:
Continental Distribution:       
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highlighted continents indicate continents where taxon is native
Colours:
petal ground colour: purple

 
 

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

Saxifraga sempervivum 'Afroditě'     
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Fafner'     
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Fasolt'     
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Intensia'     
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Milan'     
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Waterperry'     
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Zita'      This taxon is illustrated 

Crosses: (? indicates doubt over relation)

Saxifraga x bertolonii  
Saxifraga x biasolettoi  
Saxifraga x gusmusii  
Saxifraga x gyoerffiana  
Saxifraga x hofmannii  
Saxifraga x izari  
Saxifraga x schachtii  
Saxifraga Minute Group  
Synonyms:
Saxifraga media  Sibth. & Sm.
Saxifraga media var. sibthorpiana   
Saxifraga sibthorpiana  Griseb.
Saxifraga thessalica  Schott
Saxifraga 'Thessalica'   
Saxifraga 'Thessalica Alpina'   
Saxifraga 'Thessalica Minor'   

 

Cultivar Parent: (? indicates doubtful parent)
Saxifraga [Minute Group] 'Malý Trpaslik'  
Saxifraga 'Blaník'  
Saxifraga 'Cecilia'  This taxon is illustrated
Saxifraga 'City Of London' ?
Saxifraga 'Dronten'  
Saxifraga 'Genesis'  
Saxifraga 'Geneva'  
Saxifraga 'Kirke'  
Saxifraga 'Montreux'  
Saxifraga 'Nefertari'  
Saxifraga 'Nomad'  
Saxifraga 'Sasolburg'  
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Fafner'  
Saxifraga sempervivum 'Fasolt'  
Saxifraga 'Theresa Cooper'  
Saxifraga x izari 'Allendale Boon'  
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