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Saxifraga (Saxifrages)

  1. Douglas E Soltis

Published Online: 26 MAR 2003

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003715

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How to Cite

Soltis, D. E. 2003. Saxifraga (Saxifrages). eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2003

Abstract

The common name saxifrage may be used in a narrow sense to refer to members of the large genus Saxifraga (as well as the genus Micranthes) or in a broader sense to refer to the entire family Saxifragaceae.

Keywords:

  • lithophragma;
  • mitella;
  • astilbe;
  • rodgersia;
  • heuchera;
  • boykinia;
  • chrysosplenium;
  • saxifraga;
  • micranthes