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Botanical name: Saxifraga x urbium
Other names: London pride, None-so-pretty
Species: S. x urbium - S. x urbium is a mat-forming, evergreen perennial with rosettes of mid-green leaves with serrated edges. In summer, it bears panicles of pale-pink flowers on tall, wiry stalks.
Saxifraga x urbium is: Evergreen
Flower: Pale-pink, White, Flushed pink in Summer
Foliage: Mid-green in All seasons
Habit: Mat Forming
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Plant with: Helleborus foetidus (Bear's foot hellebore)
Specific pests: Vine weevil
Diseases: Generally disease-free
Pruning: Remove spent flower stalks.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation: Divide in spring or separate and root rosettes in late spring or early summer.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Saxifraga x urbium (London pride) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Underplanting
Cultivation: Plant in any free-draining soil in full or partial shade.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Shade|
|Aspect:||North, East, West|
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