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SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

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Saxifraga paniculata minutifolia ‘Red Backed Spider’   

Plants form cushions of small rosettes, 3” in diameter or less, with spatulate leaves and silvery encrustations on the margins. Red-spotted flowers bloom in late spring. Good red color on the undersides of the leaves. 

 
    Common Name:Saxifrage
    Hardiness Zones:3-6
    Exposure:   
    Native:No
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Requires sharply drained, lime-enriched (alkaline) soil.

About Saxifraga: Saxifraga is a vast highly ornamental genus of much value to the garden. Of easy cultivation, the small plants are perfect for planting in cracks or crevices, as groundcover, at the front of the border or in any rock, trough or alpine garden. There are many different flower colors and foliage textures to choose from.