A picture of a Saxifrage

Saxifrage

Saxifraga 'Elf'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20cm

Max

60cm

10cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Saxifrage Overview

These are perennials, biennials and annuals, consisting of about 440 species of evergreens and semi-evergreens. The flowers are mostly white, and sometimes they are spotted with pink, but other colours are also available.

How to propagate Saxifrage

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Saxifrage

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