Hardy Plants

Saxifraga sancta

Type: Herbaceous perennial; evergreen
Family: Saxifragaceae
Color: yellow
Exposure: sun to part shade; full sun in cooler areas
Bloom Month: May
Height: 6-8”
Shape: dense, spreading hummock
Soil: gritty well drained soil; limestone rocks
Moisture: moderate
Origin: Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey
Hardiness Zone: 3
Propagation: Seeds, cuttings or division
Notes: vigorous; ideal for tufa gardens and alpine troughs

Alaska Rock Garden Society

The society has been very active in bringing well know speakers to the area. The group leads seed collecting trips to areas of alpine plants in Alaska.

Contact Information

Alaska Rock Garden Society

12001 Audubon Drive
Anchorage, AK 99516

Email: jrtinker@mtaonline.net

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