A picture of a Saxifrage

Saxifrage

Saxifraga callosa

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

Saxifrage Overview

This species will produce linear silvery leaves which are about 8cm long. The flowers are borne in the early summer with narrow panicles of star-shaped, white blooms.

How to propagate Saxifrage

Division

You can propagate from seeds in the autumn, by division or from rooted offsets in winter.

Seed

Other uses of Saxifrage

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