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David Nicholson

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Re: Saxifraga 2020
« Reply #30 on: May 15, 2020, 07:22:44 PM »
Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling'............. It might be common but very pretty for all of that.

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Re: Saxifraga 2020
« Reply #31 on: May 19, 2020, 08:47:35 PM »


Mossy saxifrage, S. hypnoides.



Saxifraga Dr. Wells.



I don,t know which one this is.

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Re: Saxifraga 2020
« Reply #32 on: July 11, 2020, 06:07:57 PM »
End  of  Season offer  from Bart  Moerland  of  Alpigena - a set  of  Porophyllum  Saxes .... 25 saxes for  65 euros!
https://www.alpigena.com/end-of-season-offer-2020/

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Re: Saxifraga 2020
« Reply #33 on: August 24, 2020, 03:08:38 PM »
Super video - in English- from Tromso Botanic Garden - Tromsř arktisk-alpine botaniske hage - on Saxifraga   

https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=303152511001447
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Re: Saxifraga 2020
« Reply #34 on: August 28, 2020, 09:09:19 AM »
Lovely video... also that rockery is AMAZING! But a bit out of my price range!

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Re: Saxifraga 2020
« Reply #35 on: October 29, 2020, 07:17:44 PM »
This month in IRG free e-mag: Martin Sheader with a report  on South American Adesmia species; the history of a well- known American plant, Calochortus lyallii – brought to us by Arthur MacKinnon of Washington State, USA; Zdeněk Zvolánek & František Paznocht combine to introduce a Saxifraga cultivar.

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Re: Saxifraga 2020
« Reply #36 on: November 16, 2020, 05:14:29 PM »
Two Saxifraga fortunei cultivars that have done well this year. 'Eiga' must be one of the most floriferous fortunei types available, it reliably covers itself like this every year.

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