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Saxifraga 'Cloth of Gold' (Saxifrage 'Cloth of Gold')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.1m
Max height
0.1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Saxifraga 'Cloth of Gold'

Other names

Saxifrage 'Cloth of Gold'

Genus

Saxifraga Saxifraga

Variety or Cultivar

'Cloth of Gold' _ 'Cloth of Gold' is a low, cushion-forming, evergreen perennial with golden foliage and white flowers in spring.


Saxifraga 'Cloth of Gold' is: Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming, Dense

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

Golden-yellow in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Vine weevil Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Vine weevil

Diseases

Generally disease-free

General care

Propagation methods

Leaf cuttings, Seed


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Where to grow

Saxifraga 'Cloth of Gold' (Saxifrage 'Cloth of Gold') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Gravel, Low Maintenance, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in acid-free, moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Do not allow to dry out.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Saxifraga 'Cloth of Gold'

Other names

Saxifrage 'Cloth of Gold'

Genus

Saxifraga Saxifraga

Variety or Cultivar

'Cloth of Gold' _ 'Cloth of Gold' is a low, cushion-forming, evergreen perennial with golden foliage and white flowers in spring.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming, Dense


Colour

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

Golden-yellow in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Vine weevil

Diseases

Generally disease-free

General care

Propagation methods

Leaf cuttings, Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Saxifraga 'Cloth of Gold' (Saxifrage 'Cloth of Gold') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Gravel, Low Maintenance, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in acid-free, moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Do not allow to dry out.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Cloth of gold foliage gone green

Does anyone have any ideas why the lovely golden colour has changed to green? Its planted in partial shade. We have had very little rain in our local area for weeks until yesterday! read more

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