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Saxifraga 'Peach Melba' (Saxifrage 'Peach Melba')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.08m
Max height
0.3m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Saxifraga 'Peach Melba'

Other names

Saxifrage 'Peach Melba'

Genus

Saxifraga Saxifraga

Variety or Cultivar

'Peach Melba' _ 'Peach Melba' is a compact, mound-forming, evergreen perennial with rosettes of tiny, awl-shaped, dark green leaves and pale orange-pink flowers in spring.


Saxifraga 'Peach Melba' is: Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming

Flower

Pale-orange, Pink in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green 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

Offsets


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Where to grow

Saxifraga 'Peach Melba' (Saxifrage 'Peach Melba') will reach a height of 0.08m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Gravel, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in acid-free, moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Susceptible to leaf scorch in warm areas. 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

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed

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

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

Botanical name

Saxifraga 'Peach Melba'

Other names

Saxifrage 'Peach Melba'

Genus

Saxifraga Saxifraga

Variety or Cultivar

'Peach Melba' _ 'Peach Melba' is a compact, mound-forming, evergreen perennial with rosettes of tiny, awl-shaped, dark green leaves and pale orange-pink flowers in spring.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming


Colour

Flower

Pale-orange, Pink in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green 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

Offsets


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Saxifraga 'Peach Melba' (Saxifrage 'Peach Melba') will reach a height of 0.08m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Gravel, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in acid-free, moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Susceptible to leaf scorch in warm areas. 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

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed

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

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6

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