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PlantFiles: Kidneyleaf Grass Of Parnassus
Parnassia asarifolia

Family: Saxifragaceae (saks-ih-frag-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Parnassia (par-NASS-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: asarifolia (as-air-ee-FOH-lee-uh) (Info)


6-12 in. (15-30 cm)
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

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Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

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Bloom Color:
White/Near White

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Soil pH requirements:
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

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No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Neutral travelgal On May 31, 2013, travelgal from Clarkesville, GA wrote:

I once had Grass of Parnassus but I neglected its watering and it perished. Someone is giving me another one. Does anyone have any ideas on how to grow this so that it wont give out of water. I dont have a waterway on my property.
Thanx, Brenda


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Clarkesville, Georgia

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