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Coat Flower

Petrorhagia saxifraga

Also known as

Saxifrage Pink, Tunic-Flower

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Coat Flower Overview

A clumped carpeted perennial from central and southern Europe. Bears linear and pointed rich green leaves and cymes of white-pink, salverform flowers in early summer.

Common problems with Coat Flower

How to propagate Coat Flower

Seed

Seed in autumn. Self seeds readily.

Special features of Coat Flower

Ground cover

Other uses of Coat Flower

Grown for their flowers. It is suitable for rock gardens and banks.