Saxifraga granulata

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Saxifraga granulata
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Saxifragales
Family: Saxifragaceae
Genus: Saxifraga
Species: S. granulata
Binomial name
Saxifraga granulata

Saxifraga granulata, commonly called meadow saxifrage, is a species of flowering plant of the genus Saxifraga in the family Saxifragaceae.[1]


Saxifraga granulata was formally described by the famous British botanist Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker and his friend Thomas Thomson (Sp. pl. 1:403.)[1]


  1. ^ a b "Saxifraga granulata Hook.f. & Thomson". GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Archived from the original on 9 January 2014. Retrieved 9 January 2014.