Tropaeolum tuberosum (Cultivated- USA)

Tropaeolum tuberosum Ruiz & Pav., Fl. Peruv. 3: 77, t. 314 1802. (syn: Chymocarpus tuberosus (Ruiz & Pav.) Heynh.; Tropaeolum mucronatum Meyen; Trophaeum mucronatum (Meyen) Kuntze; Trophaeum tuberosum (Ruiz & Pav.) Kuntze); W. South America; Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru as per POWO; . Tropaeolum tuberosum from UCBG, California-GS27102020-1 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2) Tropaeolum tuberosum Ruiz & Pav. Local name: Nashua in Ecuador and Peru Herbaceous perennial climber with edible tubers, which are […]

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Tropaeolum majus

Tropaeolum majus L., Sp. Pl. 2: errata, last page 1753 (Syn: Cardamindum majus Moench; Nasturtium indicum Garsault; Tropaeolum elatum Salisb.; Tropaeolum hortense Sparre; Tropaeolum hybridum L.; Tropaeolum pinnatum Andrews; Tropaeolum quinquelobum Bergius; Trophaeum majus (L.) Kuntze);   Garden Nasturtium, Indian Cress, Monks Cress;    It is very hardy, popular, effective bedding annual, growing 20-30 cm […]

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