A picture of a Round-leaved saxifrage

Round-leaved saxifrage

Saxifraga rotundifolia

Also known as

Saxifrage

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20cm

Max

60cm

10cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Round-leaved saxifrage Overview

This species grows from a stout rhizome and will form a loose clump of open rosettes of scalloped roundish leaves. The flowers are produced on sparsely leafed stems which are about 25cm tall.

How to propagate Round-leaved saxifrage

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Round-leaved saxifrage

Grown for their flowers and attractive foliage. Excellent in rock gardens, screens, raised beds and alpine houses.