Plant ID forum: Blue flowered alpine

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Name: Sue Taylor
Northumberland, UK
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kniphofia
Apr 22, 2019 3:31 AM CST
In a tufa rock wall with other alpines at Harlow Carr in Yorkshire.


Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Apr 22, 2019 10:08 AM CST
I can't see the leaves well on your plant but it reminds me of Purple Saxifrage
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Name: Sue Taylor
Northumberland, UK
Charter ATP Member Bulbs Bookworm Amaryllis Houseplants Annuals
Garden Photography Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Foliage Fan Birds I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Frogs and Toads
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kniphofia
Apr 22, 2019 10:12 AM CST
I don't think it's a saxifrage.

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Name: Larisa
Russia, Moscow (Zone 5a)
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GreenTara18
Apr 22, 2019 2:09 PM CST
Any type of Paraquilegia, I think ... Confused
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Apr 22, 2019 2:49 PM CST
You are right, not Saxifrage.

Tara is right, though. Paraquilegia microphylla is a dead ringer.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost

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Name: Sue Taylor
Northumberland, UK
Charter ATP Member Bulbs Bookworm Amaryllis Houseplants Annuals
Garden Photography Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Foliage Fan Birds I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Frogs and Toads
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kniphofia
Apr 22, 2019 10:19 PM CST
Excellent, many thanks!

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