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Explore SaxBase: Saxifraga globulifera

Saxifraga globulifera   Desf. (1798)  

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Contained within: S. ser. Gemmiferae  
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Genus Saxifraga sect. Saxifraga subsect. Triplinervium ser. Gemmiferae
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Image of Saxifraga globulifera by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : flowering plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : road to Pileta cave from Ronda, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • flowering plant, wild, road to Pileta cave from Ronda, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga globulifera by Marijn van den Brink : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Marijn van den Brink
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Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : dense group of plants growing on roadside wall below cliffs
  • Class : wild
  • Location : road to Pileta cave from Ronda, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • dense group of plants growing on roadside wall below cliffs, wild, road to Pileta cave from Ronda, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga globulifera by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : flowering plant, showing pale red flush under conditions of semi-drought
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • flowering plant, showing pale red flush under conditions of semi-drought, wild, Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : flower close up
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • flower close up, wild, Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : small flowering plant, showing pale red flush under conditions of semi-drought
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • small flowering plant, showing pale red flush under conditions of semi-drought, wild, Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga globulifera by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : whole plant
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • whole plant, wild, Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
Image of Saxifraga globulifera by Paul Kennett : - click to view the full size picture

Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : cushion emerging from resting buds, in flower bud
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Sierra de las Cumbres, Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • cushion emerging from resting buds, in flower bud, wild, Sierra de las Cumbres, Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : group of plants
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Cerro del Atachar, Ubrique, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • group of plants, wild, Cerro del Atachar, Ubrique, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : close up of leaves in full growth
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Cerro del Atachar, Ubrique, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • close up of leaves in full growth, wild, Cerro del Atachar, Ubrique, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : group of plants with S. bourgeana at bottom left and S. globulifera above
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • group of plants with S. bourgeana at bottom left and S. globulifera above, wild, Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
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Saxifraga globulifera

  • Description : group of plants in habitat; S. bourgeana (purple flush) below in shadier crevices, S. globulifera (pale red flush) above in sunnier ones
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain
  • Photographer : Paul Kennett
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  • group of plants in habitat; S. bourgeana (purple flush) below in shadier crevices, S. globulifera (pale red flush) above in sunnier ones, wild, Above Grazalema, Andalucia, Spain (Paul Kennett)
Plant Information:
Continental Distribution:       
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Colours:
petal ground colour: white

 
 

Subtaxa: (? indicates doubt over placement, gray links indicate non-accepted taxa)

Saxifraga globulifera var. gibraltarica  Ser.  
Saxifraga globulifera var. globulifera     
Saxifraga globulifera var. oranensis  (Munby) Engler   This taxon is illustrated 
Saxifraga globulifera var. spathulata  (Desf.) Engler & Irmscher  
Saxifraga globulifera ssp. granatensis  (Boiss. & Reut.) Rivas Mart., A.Asensis, Molero Mesa & F. Valle  
Saxifraga globulifera ssp. trabutiana     
Saxifraga globulifera var. erioblasta  (Boiss. & Reut.) Engler & Irmscher  

Crosses: (? indicates doubt over relation)

Saxifraga x camboana  
Saxifraga x rifaea  
Synonyms:
Saxifraga gibraltarica  Boiss. & Reut.
Saxifraga granatensis  Boiss. & Reut.
Saxifraga oranensis  Munby
Saxifraga spathulata  Desf.

 

Cultivar Parent: (? indicates doubtful parent)
None found
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