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Burnet saxifrage

Pimpinella saxifraga

Partial Shade
Light watering
Frost Hardy

4a

USDA zone

-34°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

60cm

30cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Burnet saxifrage Overview

This is a dark green perennial which grows about 1m high. The leaves are pinnate and have deeply cut oval leaflets. The flowers are tiny and white produced in umbels in the summer. This plant is often found in the wild in Northern Europe.

Common problems with Burnet saxifrage

How to propagate Burnet saxifrage

Seed

You can propagate from fresh seed in mid to late spring.

Other uses of Burnet saxifrage

Wildflower/meadow, medicinal.