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Mossy Saxifrage    

Saxifraga x arendsii

Mossy Saxifrage is part of the Saxifraga genus and its scientific name is Saxifraga x arendsii. This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   Shocking pink and   Pink lace. The blooms display an average of 5 petals. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as   Ao green colour. Mossy Saxifrage grows as an evergreen and is a flower / ornamental. Being an evergreen plant, it will keep its leaves throughout the year. Normally reaching to a mature height of 3.9 inches (10.0 cm). Expect blooming to occur in mid spring.

Mossy Saxifrage is great for inexperienced gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.

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How to grow Mossy Saxifrage

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

A partial sun position will ensure your plant thrives and remember to water moderately. The USDA Zones typically associated with Mossy Saxifrage are Zone 5 and Zone 8. Mossy Saxifrage requires a loamy soil with a ph of 7.0 - 8.5 - it grows best in neutral soil - weakly alkaline soil. Keep in mind when planting that Mossy Saxifrage is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.

See our list of companion Plants for Mossy Saxifrage to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Mossy Saxifrage from seed

Transplanting Mossy Saxifrage

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Mossy Saxifrage is a hardy plant.

Common Mossy Saxifrage problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Mossy Saxifrage plants:

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