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FamilyCALCEOLARIACEAE
Genus species var.Calceolaria  helianthemoides Kunth 
SynonymsFagelia helianthemoides (Kunth) Kuntze
Territory Western South AmericaEcuador
bogs, marshes
Altitude2500-3500m
Description branchlets viscid, leaves coriaceous, sessile, glabrous, elliptic, 10-25mm, reflexed, flowers 15-25mm long, lower lip shallowly lobate
Size20-50cm
Colorsulphur yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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