mossy saxifrage


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Noun1.mossy saxifrage - tufted or mat-forming perennial of mountains of Europe; cultivated for its white flowers
genus Saxifraga, Saxifraga - type genus of the Saxifragaceae; large genus of usually perennial herbs of Arctic and cool regions of northern hemisphere: saxifrage
breakstone, rockfoil, saxifrage - any of various plants of the genus Saxifraga
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More gentian and mossy saxifrage should do the trick, along with that old stand-by aubretia.
Future visitors might well see plants such as the Welsh p0ppy, roseroot and mossy saxifrage growing on the lower slopes of Cwm Cau, having spread out from their restricted cliffs.
Choose wisely because there are some, such as mossy Saxifrage, that will form a nice springy cushion between the rocks while others, such as thyme, will creep along the ground and will soon smother its companions.
Use John Innes No2 compost, with extra grit added for good drainage, and dwarf plants such as mossy Saxifrage, Sempervivums and Dianthus.
Best Of The Bunch: Dicentra THESE elegant perennials with fern-like foliage and heart-shaped flowers on arching stems make a great addition to the border, combining well with low-growing plants such as mossy saxifrages and hellebores, hostas and hardy geraniums.