Plant Number: 1.475.400  
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Dwarf London Pride
Saxifraga × urbium ‘Primuloides’

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This form of Saxifrage is one of the easiest to grow. Plants form a low clump of dark-green leathery leaves, arranged in rosettes like a Hen-and-Chicks, spreading slowly to form a thick mat. Stems of airy pale-pink flowers appear in late spring. Best seen when grown in a partly shaded rock garden, alpine trough or other container. Clumps are easily divided in early spring or late summer. Will tolerate heavy shade, but fallen leaves should be removed to avoid smothering the plants in winter. Evergreen.


Zone 4 to Zone 9

Conditions     Appearance    
Sun Exposure
  Partial Shade

Soil Type
  Normal
  Sandy
  Clay

Soil pH
  Acid
  Alkaline
  Neutral

Soil Moisture
  Average
  Moist

Care Level
  Easy

Foot Traffic
  Light

Rate of Spread
  Slow
Flower Colour
  Light Pink

Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Late Spring

Foliage Color
  Deep Green

Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Alpine & Rock
  Between Flagstones
  Containers
  Deer Resistant
  Edging
  Evergreen
  Ground Cover

Flower Head Size
  Small

Height
   10-15 cm
   4-6 inches

Spread
   15-20 cm
   6-8 inches



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