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Saxifraga x apiculata 'Alba'
© Deeproot Plant Base
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Cushion-forming alpine with tight rosettes of linear to lance-shaped deep-green, slightly chalk encrusted leaves. Small white flowers with yellow stamens, in early spring.
Very sharply drained alkaline or neutral soil in full sun or a little shade in hot positions. Avoid excessive winter wet.
By seed or separation of rosettes.
Suitable for rock, scree or alpine gardens or containers.
Porphyrion section, Kabschia subsection saxifage.