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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.

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The Plants

 

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


 

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Galanthus nivalis

 

Details: It is a bulbous plant native to Europe that grows and blooms during mid to late winter. In mid-spring it dries out and goes dormant. It requires moist soils and tolerates strong frosts.


Galtonia viridiflora

 

Details: It is a bulbous plant native to South Africa and Lesotho, which grows during the warm season and remains in bulb form during the winter. Towards summer it forms greenish-white flowers. It resists well the lack of water and temperatures down to -10º.


Gasteria carinata

 

Details: Succulent plant endemic from the Western Cape, in South Africa, with leaves covered by whitish warts. It is frost tender (until -3ºC), grow mainly in spring and summer and flowers in spring.


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.


Glottiphyllum linguiforme

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant  (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Plant with nice leafs and flowers.  Interchange availability: Yes, cuttings.


Graptopetalum macdougallii

 

Details: It is a small succulent plant endemic to a small region of the state of Oaxaca, in Mexico. It grows mainly in the colder season and blooms in early spring. In summer it goes dormant and the leaves group together to protect the rosettes. Resists up to about -5 ºC


Graptopetalum paraguayense

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice gray leafs.


Graptopetalum pentandrum

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost tender. Water: Drought resistant. Details: Nice gray leafs.


x Graptosedum sp

 

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

Interchange availability: No.


Gymnocalycium baldianum

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -10ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Abundant flowers in summer.


Gymnocalycium mihanovichii

 

Details: It is a small cactus that rarely exceeds 5 cm, native to Paraguay. It flowers in spring, at the beginning of the wet season and does not resist temperatures below -1 degrees.


 

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