breakstone

Definitions of breakstone
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n any of various plants of the genus Saxifraga

Synonyms:
rockfoil, saxifrage
Types:
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Saxifraga aizoides, yellow mountain saxifrage
tufted evergreen perennial having ciliate leaves and yellow corymbose flowers often spotted orange
Saxifraga granulata, fair-maids-of-France, meadow saxifrage
rosette-forming perennial having compact panicles of white flowers; Europe
Saxifraga hypnoides, mossy saxifrage
tufted or mat-forming perennial of mountains of Europe; cultivated for its white flowers
Saxifraga occidentalis, western saxifrage
saxifrage having loose clusters of white flowers on hairy stems growing from a cluster of basal leaves; moist slopes of western North America
Saxifraga oppositifolia, purple saxifrage
plants forming dense cushions with bright reddish-lavender flowers; rocky areas of Europe and Asia and western North America
Saxifraga stellaris, star saxifrage, starry saxifrage
small often mat-forming alpine plant having small starlike white flowers; Europe
Saxifraga sarmentosam, Saxifraga stolonifera, mother-of-thousands, strawberry geranium, strawberry saxifrage
eastern Asiatic saxifrage with racemes of small red-and-white flowers; spreads by numerous creeping stolons
Type of:
herb, herbaceous plant
a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

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