- Botanical name: Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling'
- Common name: Saxifrage
- Family: Saxifragaceae
- Plant Type: Alpine, Perennial, Evergreen
- Key features:
Saxifraga ‘Southside Seedling’ is a mound-forming, evergreen alpine plant, bearing rosettes of silver-green leaves from which branched stems with small white, red-blotched flowers appear from spring to summer. It’s perfect for growing in a rock garden or alpine planter on a sunny patio.
For best results grow Saxifraga ‘Southside Seedling’ in gritty, free-draining soil in full sun to partial shade. Full sun is best in cool locations, otherwise grow in partial shade to avoid leaf scorch. Prevent water-logging around the crown of the plant by mulching with grit or pebbles.
How to grow Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling'
South facing, east facing, west facing
Position in border
- Sun exposure: Full sun, partial shade
- Hardiness: Hardy
- Soil type: Chalky / alkaline / well drained / light / sandy
Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling' and wildlife
Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.
Is Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling' poisonous?
Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling' has no toxic effects reported.
No reported toxicity to Birds
No reported toxicity to Cats
No reported toxicity to Dogs
No reported toxicity to Horses
No reported toxicity to Livestock
No reported toxicity to People