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Calceolaria  andina Benth.   
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FamilyCALCEOLARIACEAE
Genus species var.Calceolaria  andina Benth. 
SynonymsCalceolaria andina var. andicola Reiche
 Calceolaria secunda Witasek
 Fagelia andina (Benth.) Kuntze
Territory Southern South AmericaChile Central, (MauleSantiagoValparaíso)
dry rocks and scree
Altitude800-3000m
Description densely leafy, leaves oblong to ovate, obtuse, 10cm long, dentate, minutely glandular hirsute, flowers in corymb, 15-18mm long, lower lip narrow
Size20-40cm
Colordark yellow, orange
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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