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Calceolaria corymbosa

Calceolaria corymbosa
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Copyright: Lior Almagor (LiorAlmagor) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 90] (1266)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-12-13
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D200, Nikon DX AF-S 18-200mm 1:3.5-5.6 G ED
Exposure: f/13.0, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-11-09 4:35
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Points: 2
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Species: Calceolaria corymbosa Ruiz & Pav.
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Order: Scrophulariales
Genus: Calceolaria
Species: Calceolaria corymbosa (and not as written below the image!!).
In Chile this species grows in the following environmental conditions:
Habitat according to altitude:
Medium altitude up to the timber line
Low altitude, interior valleys
Coastal mountains, 500 - 2000 m.
Coastal areas, 0 - 500 m
Watering conditions:
Dry, arid areas, with long drought periods of 6 - 10 months. Precipitations of 100 mm - 300 mm. are concentrated in winter.
Somewhat dry areas where the drought may last 3 - 5 months. Precipitations of 400 - 800 mm. are concentrated in winter.
Height about 30 cm.
Light conditions:
Fully exposed to the sun. Level areas or slopes facing north.
Some shadow. Some protection against direct sunlight, some shadow from vegetation, filtering about 20 - 40 % of light.

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To ferranjlloret: Hi Ferran,LiorAlmagor 1 11-09 22:52
To ferranjlloret: Hi Ferran,LiorAlmagor 1 11-09 22:50
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love the fuzzy capture and dew drops; would like to see the flower brighter but that's just me. Nice capture

Hola Lior,
Esta también tuve la suerte de verla y efectivament parece una Cyprpedium, Saludos cordiales.

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