Saxifraga fortunei – Alpine Garden Society plant of the month Nov 2011
Saxifraga fortunei was first described in 1863 by William Jackson Hooker from a Chinese collection and named for the adventurer Robert Fortune. It is a memeber of sect. irregulares of the Saxifragaceae which are distinguished by their uneven petal arrangement, or zygomorphy.
2017.- Planted this experimental hybrid under cover of camellia and azalea.