- World Boreal Forests -
Saxifragaceae - Saxifrage Family
The Saxifrage Family, Saxifragaceae, in the boreal forest is primarily represented by mountain saxifrage (Saxifraga bronchialis) shrubs. These hardy perennials thrive in the challenging conditions of the boreal ecosystem, showcasing adaptability to rocky terrain. While other saxifrage species may exist, mountain saxifrage stands out as a notable and resilient member of the Saxifragaceae family within the boreal forest biome.