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Calceolaria  ascendens Lindl.   
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FamilyCALCEOLARIACEAE
Genus species var.Calceolaria  ascendens Lindl. 
SynonymsCalceolaria crenata Lindl.
 Calceolaria nivalis Benth.
 Calceolaria uspallatensis Kraenzl.
Territory Southern South AmericaChile Central
grassland and thickets
Altitude0-2100m
Description branchlets dsrk red, arachnose, leaves ovate, acute, 3cm, irregularly dentate, flowers in small corymb, lower lip orbiculate, ventricose, throat broad
Size10-15cm
Colordark orange
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
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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