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Calceolaria  pinifolia Cav.   
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FamilyCALCEOLARIACEAE
Genus species var.Calceolaria  pinifolia Cav. 
SynonymsFagelia pinifolia (Cav.) Kuntze
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestChile CentralChile North
steppes
Altitude2600-4300m
Description viscid-glandular, leaves linear, to 5cm, coriaceous, revolute, floral stem erect, with 2-5-flowered cyme, lower lip scaphoid, ca. 14mm long
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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