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SAXIFRAGACEAE (saxifrages)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Astilbe japonica x chinensis x rosea = A. x arendsii Arends (red false-buck's-beard) Species hybrid 1 subtaxon  
Astilbe x arendsii "Amethyst" (a red false-buck's-beard)
Plant - in garden situation
Chrysosplenium L. (golden-saxifrages)
Chrysosplenium alternifolium (Alternate-leaved Golden-saxifrage), eg: Chrysosplenium alternifolium (Alternate-leaved Golden-saxifrage) - Plant - top view Chrysosplenium oppositifolium (Opposite-leaved Golden-saxifrage), eg: Chrysosplenium oppositifolium (Opposite-leaved Golden-saxifrage) - Plant Unidentified Chrysosplenium (Unidentified Golden-saxifrages), eg: Unidentified Chrysosplenium (Unidentified Golden-saxifrages) - C. alternifolium on leftC. oppositifolium on right
Genus 3 subtaxa 1 ident refs
Saxifraga L. (saxifrages)
Saxifraga aizoides (Yellow Saxifrage), eg: Saxifraga aizoides (Yellow Saxifrage) - Plant - side view Saxifraga cymbalaria (Celandine Saxifrage), eg: Saxifraga cymbalaria (Celandine Saxifrage) - Flowers and foliage Saxifraga granulata (Meadow Saxifrage), eg: Saxifraga granulata (Meadow Saxifrage) - Main flower stem showing glandular hairs Saxifraga hypnoides (Mossy Saxifrage), eg: Saxifraga hypnoides (Mossy Saxifrage) - Flower (the last one!) - side view Saxifraga tridactylites (Rue-leaved Saxifrage), eg: Saxifraga tridactylites (Rue-leaved Saxifrage) - Base of plant
Genus 10 subtaxa 7 ident refs
Tellima grandiflora (Pursh) Douglas ex Lindl. (Fringe-cups)
Tolmiea menziesii (Pursh) Torr. & A. Gray (Pick-a-back-plant)
Plant - in situ

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 3 general literature references to SAXIFRAGACEAE (saxifrages)

SAXIFRAGACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
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(flowering plants)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 57 feeding and other relationships of SAXIFRAGACEAE (saxifrages)

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