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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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Talinum caffrum

 

Details: It is an African species that grows during the hot and humid season and is reduced to an underground tuber in the dry winter season. It does not withstand temperatures below 0ºC and needs to be dry during the winter. It belongs to the Talinaceae family, which contains few species.

 


Tamarindus indica

 

Category: Tree. Temperature: No frost resistant (until -2ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Edible fruits.


Tephrocactus articulatus

 

Category: Succulent. Temperature: Light frost resistant (until -7ºc). Water: Drought resistant. Details: Slow growing cactus.


Tetradenia fruticosaa

 

Details: It is an aromatic plant endemic to the inselbergs of central Madagascar. It grows in the warmest and rainiest season and in the coldest and driest season it goes dormant, losing part of the leaves. It is resistant to lack of water but not to temperatures below 0 degrees.


Trachystemon orientalis

 

Category: Herb. Temperature: Frost resistant (until -15ºc). Water: Regularly. Details: Flowers appear in spring. 


Tradescantia fluminensis

 

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


Tradescantia pallida

 

Details: A nice purplish plant from Mexico resistant to drought and light frosts (-7ºC).


Tulipa sp.

 

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


 

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