Saxifraga stolonifera

[STRAWBERRY BEGONIA]

 $5.00 

Category: Potted Plants
Longevity: HP (zones 6 to 9)
Lighting Conditions: PS
Average Height: 18 inches
Uses: C M O

Native to East Asia, this is a well known house/garden plant. Thick fuzzy green to reddish leaves with silver veining and purplish undersides. Multiple stalks with multitudes of delicate 5 petelled flowers rise above the foliage. In Asia it has a long history of use in treating earaches, hemorrhoids, headaches, general weakness, and vomiting. The plant contains Quercetin which shows cancer-fighting promise. In Japan the leaves are eaten cooked or raw in salads. Good dense groundcover in damp shady areas as it spreads by stolons.

This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 14 February, 2008.
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