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Calceolaria  crenata Lam.   
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FamilyCALCEOLARIACEAE
Genus species var.Calceolaria  crenata Lam. 
SynonymsCalceolaria amplexicaulis Kunth
 Calceolaria fallax Kraenzl.
 Calceolaria floribunda Kunth
Territory Western South AmericaColombiaEcuadorPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude2000-4000m
Description leaves oblong-ovate, acuminate, on base cordate and amplexicaule, crenate-serrate, adaxially pubescent, abaxially pilose, inflorescence corymbose
Size20-45cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
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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