Definition of Saxifraga hypnoides
1. Noun. Tufted or mat-forming perennial of mountains of Europe; cultivated for its white flowers.
Group relationships: Genus Saxifraga, Saxifraga
Generic synonyms: Breakstone, Rockfoil, Saxifrage
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Literary usage of Saxifraga hypnoides
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1. Handy Book of the Flower-garden: Being Practical Directions for the by David Thomson (1868)
"Saxifraga hypnoides, or any of its varieties or allies, is excellent for furnishing a vivid green carpet in winter. ..."