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Calceolaria  fothergillii Sol.   
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FamilyCALCEOLARIACEAE
Genus species var.Calceolaria  fothergillii Sol. 
SynonymsCalceolaria bellidifolia Salisb.
 Calceolaria neeana Spreng.
 Calceolaria obovata Stokes
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (Tierra del Fuego (Argentina))
cold steppes
Altitude0-1500m
Description leaves entire, spathulate, grey, hirsute, flowers solitary, stem with a pair of leaves, corolla large, on lower lip red variegate
Size5-10cm
Colorsulphur yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, carpet
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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