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Family: TROPAEOLACEAE 

 Tropaeolum incisum
 

Photo from Flora Patagonica.

  
Author:  Bengt Sparre 1955
Family:  Tropaeolaceae
Habitat:  Argentina, Chile
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  35 centimetres
Flower:  Yellow/Orange
Reproduction:  Seeds/Root Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Tropaeolum polyphyllum var. incisum Speg.1902.  Tropaeolum polyphyllum fo. schizophyllum Ross ex Neger

Caudex found in Göteborg Lustgårdar.

   This lovely member of the Tropaeolaceae was given this name by Bengt Sparre in 1955. It is found in the Andes; Argentina and Chile, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some sun. The caudex can grow to five centimetres, the whole plant up to 35 centimetres. The flowers are yellow and orange.