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Saxifraga fortunei 'Rubrifolia'


Saxifraga fortunei 'Rubrifolia' has clusters of white flowers with slender, long petals and two-toned foliage.

Saxifraga fortunei 'Rubrifolia' is commonly known as a Japanese rockfoil. It has fleshy, rounded, lobed basal leaves that are two-toned green with burgundy undersides. Burgundy-pink stems rise well above the foliage displaying airy clusters of slender, long white petals with yellow centres in autumn. Makes a great specimen for containers and troughs, at the front of the shady border or in the woodland, or as a mass-planted ground cover for foliage interest and late summer colour with other woodland treasures. Deer and rabbit resistant.

Common Name: Japanese Rockfoil

Family: Saxifragaceae (The Saxifrage Family)

Zone Hardiness: 6-9

Light: Full Shade, Part Shade, Part Sun

Height: 8-12"

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream

Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Fall

Soil Moisture: Moist, Average

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No

Berries: No


Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Forests and rock crevices.

Award: AGM

Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

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