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The Taxateca's Garden is a small private botanical garden which contains an interesting plant collection of hundreds of species. It was founded on May 17th of 2013 and has an extension of 2.000 square meters.

The Garden                                 The Plants

The Plants

 

Below are sorted alphabetically some species that are mantained alive in the garden. All images have been photographed in the garden.


Abelia x grandiflora

 

Category: Shrub to 2 m height. Temperature: Strong-frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Flowers present from late spring to autum. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Acanthus mollis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Flowers appear in spring. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Achillea filipendulina

 

Category: Perennial herb but undeground in winter. Temperature: Strong-frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Flowers appear in late spring and summer. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds and rizomes.


Aeonium arboreum

 

Category: Succulent small shrub. Temperature: Dies at -5ºc. Water: Drought resistant. Water regularly in autum and winter, no water in spring and summer. Details: The plant grow in the cooler months and has not activity in the warmers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aeonium aureum

 

Category: Succulent small herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Water regularly in autum and winter, no water in spring and summer. Details: The plant grow in the cooler months and has not activity in the warmers. Interchange availability: No.


Aeonium lancerottense

 

Category: Succulent small shrub. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Water regularly in autum and winter, no water in spring and summer. Details: The plant grow in the cooler months and has not activity in the warmers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aeonium percarneum

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Water regularly in autum and winter, no water in spring and summer. Details: The plant grow in the cooler months and has not activity in the warmers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aeonium simsii

 

Category: Succulent small herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Water regularly in autum and winter, no water in spring and summer. Details: The plant grow in the cooler months and has not activity in the warmers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Agave americana

 

Category: Big succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant produces a huge inflorescence just once in life. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Agave attenuata

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: No frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant produces a huge inflorescence just once in life. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Agave parryi

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant produces a huge inflorescence just once in life. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Agave potatorum (no picture)

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: No frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant produces a huge inflorescence just once in life. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Agave salmiana

 

Category: Huge succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant produces a huge inflorescence just once in life. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Agave sisalana

 

Category: Big succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant produces a huge inflorescence just once in life. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Agave striata

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant produces a huge inflorescence just once in life. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Albuca bracteata (no picture)

 

Category: Bulbous herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Leaves produced only on winter, flowers only in summer. Interchange availability: Yes, bulbs and seeds.


Allium cepa

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly, not allow to dry. Details: Bulb edible, this is the onion plant. Interchange availability: Yes, bulbs.


Alluaudia ascendens

 

Category: Small tree. Temperature: Frost tender. Tropical dessert plant. Water: Mantain dry in the cold period, water regularly in the hot season. Details: Very beautiful plant. Leafs fall during the dry season. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Alocasia odora

 

Category: Huge herb. Temperature: Leaves frost tender, trunk light-frost resistant. Tropical plant. Water: Abundant, not allow to dry. Details: This plant produces very huge leafs in humid, warm and shaded conditions. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Aloe ciliaris

 

Category: Climbing herbaceous. Temperature: Leaves frost tender (until -4ºc). Water: Regularly in warm season, absent in winter. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aloe dorothae

 

Category: Succulent herbaceous. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Regularly in warm season, absent in winter. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Aloe haworthioides

 

Category: Succulent herbaceous. Temperature: Frost tender (until -4ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 


 

Aloe helenae

 

Category: Succulent shrub. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resitant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aloe jacunda

 

Category: Succulent herbaceous. Temperature: Frost tender (-3ºc). Water: Drought resitant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aloe juvenna

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant (-6º). Water: Drought-tolerant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aloe x nobilis

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant (-6º). Water: Drought-tolerant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Alpinia zerumbet

 

Category: Big herbaceous. Temperature: Leaves frost tender, rizomes frost resistant (until -12ºC). Water: Regularly. Interchange availability: Yes, rizomes.


Amorphophallus bulbifer

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Tropical, light frost resistant as a bulb. Water: Not allow to dry in the growing season. Details: Each plant forms a single leaf per year. In the dry season leafs disappear and plant rest as a bulb. Interchange availability: Yes, bulbs.


Amorphophallus paeoniifolius

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Tropical. Water: Not allow to dry in the growing season. Details: Each plant forms a single leaf per year. In the dry season leafs disappear and plant rest as a bulb. Interchange availability: No.


Aptenia cordifolia

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Ligth frost resistant (-12ºC). Water: Drought resistant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Aristolochia gigantea

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Tropical, no frost resitant. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Plant with big and bizarre flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Aristolochia grandiflora

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Tropical, no frost resitant. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Plant with big and bizarre flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Aristolochia littoralis (no picture)

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Ligth frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Plant with bizarre flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings and seeds.


Astrophytum myriostigma

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant (-6ºC). Water: Drougth resistant. Details: Cactus withouth spines. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Bauhinia forficata

 

Category: Small tree. Temperature: Light frost resistant (-6ºC). Water: Regularly. Details: Tree with nice flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Beaucarnea recurvata

 

Category: Small succulent tree. Temperature: Light frost resistant (-6ºC). Water: Drougth resistant. Details: Trunk very inflated. Interchange availability: No.


Bergenia cordifolia

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Details: Plant with nice flowers in spring. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Buxus sempervirens

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Calendula officinalis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant as anual. Water: Regularly. Details: Plant with nice and abundant flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Callistemon citrinus

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Quite frost resistant (-12ºC). Water: Regularly, drougth resistant. Details: Plant with nice flowers. Interchange availability: No.


Canna x generalis

 

Category: Big herb. Temperature: Rizomes ligth frost resistant. Water: Abundant. Details: Plant with nice and abundant flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, rizomes.


Caralluma hesperidium

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resistant, rot susceptible. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Casuarina equisetifolia

 

Category: Tree. Temperature: Ligth frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Details:  Plant without leaves.Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Catharanthus roseus

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Ligth frost resistant (-5ºc). Water: Regularly. Details:  Plant with nice flowers.Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


 

Ceiba pentandra

 

Category: Big tree. Temperature: No frost resistant, tropical. Water: Regularly. Details:  Tree with huge wings in the base of the trunk. Interchange availability: No.


Cereus hildmannianus

 

Category: Succulent small tree. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought tolerant. Details:  The big flowers are open only at nigth. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Cestrum nocturnum

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Frost tender (until -5ºc with damages). Water: Not allow to dry. Details:  Flowers very fragrant at nigth. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Cissus rhombifolia

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Frost tender (-4ºc). Water: Regularly.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 


Cistus creticus

 

Category: Small shrub. Temperature: Medium frost resistant. Water: Drought tolerant. Details: Very sticky plant. Interchange availability: No.


Cleome hassleriana

 

Category: Annual herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Nice flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Coix lacryma-jovi

 

Category: Annual herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not allow to dry. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Colocasia esculenta

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Preferabli flooded. Details: Rhizome edible. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Commelina communis

 

Category: Annual or perennial herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not allow to dry. Interchange availability: No.


Crassula expansa

 

Category: Perennial succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not overwater. Details: Creeping plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Crassula sarmentosa

 

Category: Perennial succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -4ºc). Water: Not overwater. Details: Creeping plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Crassula falcata

 

Category: Perennial succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not overwater. Details: Creeping plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Crassula muscosa

 

Category: Perennial succulent herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Not overwater. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Crassula sexangularis

 

Category: Perennial succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not overwater. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Cyanotis somaliensis

 

Category: Perennial succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not overwater. Details: Creeping plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Cycas revoluta

 

Category: Herbaceous palm. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -7ºc). Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Leafs appear usually onece per year. Interchange availability: No.


Cynara scolymus

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Leafs and young inflorescences edible. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Cyperus alternifolius

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Preferabli flooded. Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes and seeds.


 

Dalechampia spathulata (no picture)

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Strange inflorescences. Interchange availability: No.


Datura purplequeen

 

Category: Perennial or annual shrub. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Nice flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Delosperma echinatum

 

Category: Perennial succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -3ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Leafs with small hard hairs. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Dendrocalamus sp.

 

Category: Perennial huge herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -3ºc). Water: Not allow to dry. Details: Giant bamboo with stems reaching 15 m. Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes.


Deuterocohnia brevifolia

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -3ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Cushion plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Dracaena cincta

 

Category: Shrub or small tree. Temperature: Frost tender (until -1ºc). Water: Quite drought resistant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Dracunculus vulgaris

 

Category: Perennial rhizomatose herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Invernal and primaveral plant. Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes.


Drimia maritima

 

Category: Perennial bulbous herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Leafs only in winter, flowers only in summer. Interchange availability: Yes, bulbs.


Drosanthemum floribundum

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Ground cover plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Drosera aliciae

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Drosera pulchella x omisa

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 


 

Drosera spatulata

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 


Echinocactus grusonii

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Huge spherical cactus. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Echinopsis chamaecereus

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -8ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Echinopsis oxygona

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -6ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Epiphyllum oxipetalum

 

Category: Succulent shrub. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Regularly. Details: Pendulous plant with nice flowers. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Euphorbia meloformis

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender (until 0ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Euphorbia resinifera

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost (until -5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Cushion plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Euphorbia turicalli

 

Category: Succulent small tree. Temperature: Frost tender (until -3ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Bizarre tree. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Eriobotrya japonica

 

Category: Tree. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -15ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Fruits edible. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Erysimum albescens

 

Category: Perennial herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Cushion plant that grows only on winter. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Faucaria felina

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender  (until -2ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Plant with interesting leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Ferula communis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant  (until -15ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Invernal plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


 

Gladiolus murielae

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant  (until -15ºc). Water: Regularly in the warm period. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, bulbs.


Gloriosa superba

 

Category: Rhizomatose herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly in the warm period. Details: Nice flowers, the plant disappear in winter.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Graptopetalum paraguayense

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice gray leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


x Graptosedum sp

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant.

Interchange availability: No.


Haworthia glabrata

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resistant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Haworthia reinwardtii

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Helianthus annuus

 

Category: Annual herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Regularly. Details: Nice big inflorescences.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Hippeastrum vittatum

 

Category: Bulbous. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, bulbs.


Jacaranda mimosifolia

 

Category: Tree. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Kalanchoe beharensis

 

Category: Succulent shrub. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice gray leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Kalanchoe thyrsiflora

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -3ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice gray leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Kigelia africana

 

Category: Tree. Temperature: Frost tender (until 2ºC). Water: Regularly, few. Details: Nice flowers and strange fruits.  Interchange availability: No.


Kleinia neriifolia

 

Category: Succulent shrub. Temperature: Frost tender (until - 5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: The plant grows mainly on winter.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Lampranthus amoenus

 

Category: Succulent shrub. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -6ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Lantana camara

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Frost tender (until -4º). Water: Regularly. Details: Abundand flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Leonotis nepetifolia

 

Category: Annual herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Regularly. Details: Nice and rare flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Leucanthemum maximum

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Abundant. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Lonicera japonica

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Details: Vigorous plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Lophophora williamsii

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender (until -1ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Not espinescent.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Malephora crocea

 

Category: Succulent herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -3ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Creeping plant with nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Mammillaria elongata

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender (until -3ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Small cactus.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Mimosa spegazzinii

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Regularly. Details: Leafs move when are touched.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Monstera deliciosa

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Frost tender (until -4ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Big and nice leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Musa x paradisiaca

 

Category: Small tree. Temperature: Frost tender, rhizome frost resistant. Water: Regularly to abundant. Details: Big and nice leafs, fruits edible (bananas).  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Myrtillocactus geometrizans

 

Category: Succulent shrub. Temperature: Frost tender (until -5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Branches with nice colour.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Nymphaea alba

 

Category: Aquatic. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Flooded. Details: In winter leafs disappear.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Ocimum basilicum

 

Category: Herbaceous. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Regularly. Details: Leafs are used as sweet basil.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Ocimum gratissimum

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Frost tender (-2ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Leafs are used as species.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.

 

 


Ophrys speculum

 

Category: Herbaeous. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly, drought resistant. Details: Bizarre flowers. Plants are underground on summer.  Interchange availability: Yes, rizomes.


Orbea lutea

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Interesting flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Orbea variegata

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Interesting flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Ornithogalum baeticum

 

Category: Bulbous. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds and bulbs.


Opuntia ficus-indica

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Fruits edible.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Opuntia microdasys

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Oxalis articulata

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly.  Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes.


Pachycereus marginatus

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -7ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Pachycereus pringlei

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Paeonia officinalis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Details: Nice flowers. Plant is underground in winter.  Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes and seeds.


Passiflora caerulea

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Persea indica

 

Category: Tree. Temperature: Light frost resistant (-6ºC). Water: Regularly. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


 

Petiveria alliacea (no picture)

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºC). Water: Regularly. Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Philodendron bipinnatifidum

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Light frost resistant (trunks until -5ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice big leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Physalis peruviana

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Edible fruits.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Piper auritum

 

Category: Big herb. Temperature: Frost tender (rhizomes frost resistant until -10ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Leafs edible and aromatic.  Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes.


Pittosporum tobira

 

Category: Big shrub. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Aromatic flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Plectranthus neochilus

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice flowers in spring, aromatic plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Plectranthus scutellarioides

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice coloured leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Psidium guajava

 

Category: Small tree. Temperature: Frost tender (until -5ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Edible fruits.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


 

Quiabentia zehntneri

 

Category: Succulent shrub. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice cactus.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Rivina humilis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºc). Water: Regularly.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Rosmarinus officinalis

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -15ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Aromatic and edible plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings and seeds.


Sabal domingensis

 

Category: Palm. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -7ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice smooth trunk.  Interchange availability: No.


Salvia canariensis

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -7ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Grows only in the cold period.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Sansevieira cylindrica

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice leafs that seems green sticks.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Saponaria officinalis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -25ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice flowers in spring and summer.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds and cuttings.


Sarracenia alabamensis

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 

 


 

Sarracenia flava

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Sarracenia minor

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 

 


 

Sedum dendroideum

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -4ºc). Water: Drought resistant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Selenicereus brevispinus

 

Category: Climbing succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -4ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice big flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Sesuvium portulacastrum

 

Category: Creeping. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Fast growing plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Sisyrinchum rosulatum

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice small flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes and seeds.


Smicrostigma viride

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice stems.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Stapelia gigantea

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender (until -2ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Big and bizarre flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Strelitzia nicolai

 

Category: Big herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant (trunk until -6ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice leafs and flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Syngonium podophyllum

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -4ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Nice leafs that cover the tree trunks.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Trachystemon orientalis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -8ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Flowers appear in spring.  Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes.


Tradescantia fluminensis

 

Category: Creeping. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -4ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Fast growing plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Tradescantia pallida

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -5ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice purple leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Tulipa sp

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Details: This is the Tulip plant.  Interchange availability: No.


 

Utricularia gibba

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 


 

Utricularia livida

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Utricularia longifolia

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Utricularia parthenopipes

 

Category: Carnivorous plant. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Not allow to dry, demineralized water. Details: Carnivorous plant. Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.

 

 


Viola odorata

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -30ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: This is the Violet plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings and seeds.


Vitex agnus-castus

 

Category: Shrub. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -20ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Abundand flowers, aromatic plant.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings and seeds.


 

Vitis vinifera

 

Category: Climbing. Temperature: Frost resistant. Water: Regularly. Details: Fruits edible (grape plant).  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Weberbauerocereus johnsonii

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender (until -1ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice cactus.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Xerochrysum bracteatum

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Light frost resistant. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.


Yucca angustissima

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -20ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice leafs.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


 

Zanthedeschia aethiopica

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Abundant. Details: Nice inflorescences.  Interchange availability: Yes, rhizomes.


 

Zephirantes carinata

 

Category: Bulbous herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, bulbs.


 

Zinnia elegans

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Regularly. Details: Nice inflorescences.  Interchange availability: Yes, seeds.