One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A European saxifrage with rosettes of fleshy leaves and stems of pink starlike flowers.
Saxifraga × urbium, family Saxifragaceae
- ‘Sturdy shrubs like yew, camellia and azalea create shelter for more fragile specimens - common plants like comfrey and London pride are used just as often as the rare or unusual, and to great effect.’
- ‘In the rocky pockets at ground level, London pride and geraniums are left to romp away.’
London pride/ˈləndən prīd/
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