Flower Database

Saxifraga bronchialis

Basic information
Flower Name
Saxifraga bronchialis
Formal Name
Saxifraga bronchialis subsp. funstonii var. rebunshirensis
Alias
色丹草
Habitat
Sakhalin, Kurile, China and Japan
Morph
alpine evergreen perennial
Comment
Saxifraga bronchialis (scientific name:Saxifraga bronchialis subsp. funstonii var. rebunshirensis) is an alpine evergreen perennial plants in the family saxifragaceae native to Sakhalin, Kurile, China and Japan. It reproduces by its slender roots that branch and grow on the ground, raising red flower stalks and producing small flowers. The flowers are white five-petaled with numerous yellow and red spots inside.
Common name: Saxifraga bronchialis , scientific name:Saxifraga bronchialis subsp. funstonii var. rebunshirensis , aka: Shikotansou, place of origin: Sakhalin, China, Kuril Islands, Japan, Habitat distribution: Hokkaido, central Honshu, Living environment: alpine gravel areas, rocky tops, grass height: 5 to 15 cm, Leaf shape: lanceolate, leaf margin: bristles, inflorescence: alternate, flower color: pale yellow/white, flower diameter: 1 cm, flowering time: June-August, fruit type: capsule, fruit shape: broadly ovate, seed shape: oval.
Detailed information
Order
Saxifragales
Family
Saxifragaceae
Genus
Saxifraga
Species
S. bronchialis subsp. funstonii var. rebunshirensis
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Hair
Flowering place
Alpine
Color
Cream, White
Season
Jun Jul Aug
Height
5  ~ 15  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1