Definition of Saxifraga aizoides
1. Noun. Tufted evergreen perennial having ciliate leaves and yellow corymbose flowers often spotted orange.
Group relationships: Genus Saxifraga, Saxifraga
Generic synonyms: Breakstone, Rockfoil, Saxifrage
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Literary usage of Saxifraga aizoides
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"saxifraga aizoides L. Yellow Mountain Saxifrage. (Fig. 1824.) saxifraga aizoides L. Sp. Pl. 4o3. 1753. Tufted, glabrous, stems leafy, 2'-6' high. ..."
2. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"A similar result was obtained by crossing a flower of saxifraga aizoides with the pollen of S. mutata. From seeds of the same capsule were produced two ..."
3. Rhopalocera Europæ Descripta Et Delineata: The Butterflies of Europe by Henry Charles Lang (1884)
"In the above-mentioned journal for he says that the Butterflies suck the flowers of saxifraga aizoides; they are to be seen near springs and damp places, ..."