Saxifraga virginiensis


Common Name: early saxifrage
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): part shade
Light Requirements: Part Sun
Height:6 to 12 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:rocky, moist to dry
Soil Moisture:Mesic, Dry
Flower Colour:white in cluster
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Plant of rocky woods. Makes a good rock garden plant.
Germination:Seed will germinate within 4 weeks if sown at 70°F
Seed requires light to germinate.
Picture Copyright: Thomas G. Barnes @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Barnes, T.G. & S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky. University Press of Kentucky.