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Scientific Name: Mukdenia rossii
Pronunciation: muck-DEE-nee-uh ROSS-ee-eye
Common Name: mukdenia
Family Name: Saxifragaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: Leaves long stalked, palmately veined with 5-9 lobes; florets with 6 white sepals and 6 smaller white petals.
Course(s): not used (on campus)

Habit: Spreading
Form: Mounded
Texture: Coarse
Mature Size:
Height:0.2 - 0.4m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Growth Rate:Slow
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China
Hardiness Rating: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Exposure: Full sun only if soil kept moist, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Ground cover, Perennial border, Woodland margin
Additional Info: Google. Cultivars shown or on campus may include M. 'Crimson Fans'.
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation: Soft flexible
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Summer: Bronze, Dark-red, Green
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Orbicular
Bases: Cordate
Margins: Dentate, Palmately lobed

Inflorescence Type: Corymb-like, Cyme
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:6
Corolla Shape:Rotate/stellate
Ovary Position:Inferior
Colour (petals): Showy, White, (dark red centres)
Flower Time at Peak: Mar, Apr

Fruit Type: Capsule
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: May, Jun, Jul
Additional Info: Not showy
Bark or Stem Colour:

Plant Care:
Maintenance:Low maintenance plant
Pest Susceptibility: Slugs or snails, ( Pest resistant, Disease resistant )
(GAZ) GAZebo
(GAZN) GAZebo North : cv. Crimson Fans - left side of arbour by Hedera
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