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Purple Saxifrage (Saxifraga oppositifolia), Woodfjord, Svalbard

Purple Saxifrage (Saxifraga oppositifolia), Woodfjord, Svalbard

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Uploaded 10 Jul 2016 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2016
From collection: Arctic Biodiversity
Taken by: Peter Prokosch
Probably the most widespread of all Svalbard vascular plants and often dominating in the vegetation. Also one of the most visible, especially early in the season when it flowers and may cover large stretches with its purple mats.
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