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Image of Caldcluvia paniculata (Tiaca / Triaca / Quiaca). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata

IX Region, Camino Melipeuco - Lago Caburga, Chile
Altitude: 400-700 m. 02 16, 2006

 

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Species:  Caldcluvia paniculata (Cav.) D. Don
Family:  Cunoniaceae Identification OK   
Order:  Rosales
Chilean Name:  Tiaca , Triaca , Quiaca
English Name: 
German Name: 
Russian Name: 
Record:  0112
About 1 Caldcluvia in Chile and 1 in our data base.
About 2 Cunoniaceae in Chile and 2 in our data base.

 

1st Region:
Lat: 18° - 21°
Main Cities: Arica, Iquique.
2d Region:
Lat: 21° - 26°
Main Cities: Antofagasta, Calama.
3d Region:
Lat: 26° - 29°
Main Cities: Copiapó, Vallenar.
4th Region:
Lat: 29° - 32°
Main Cities: La Serena, Ovalle.
5th Region:
Lat: 32° - 33°
Main Cities: Valparaiso, Los Andes.
Metropolitan Region:
Lat: 33°- 34°
Main Cities: Santiago.
6th Region:
Lat: 34° - 35°
Main Cities: Rancagua.
7th Region:
Lat: 35° - 36°
Main Cities: Talca, Curicó.
8th Region:
Lat: 36° - 38°
Main Cities: Concepción, Chillan, Los Angeles.
9th Region:
Lat: 38° - 39°
Main Cities: Temuco, Villarrica, Pucón.
10th Region:
Lat: 39° - 44°
Main Cities: Valdivia, Osorno, Puerto Montt.
11th Region:
Lat: 44° - 49°
Main Cities: Coihaique.
12th Region:
Lat 49°- 55°
Main Cities: Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales, Puerto Williams.
USDA Hardiness Zone 9.  The plant does not tolerate snow, but can tolerate occasional freezing spells of about - 5° C (the typical morning frost of central Chile).     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.     The plant grows in water or it has its roots within a permanent water course. This corresponds to marshes, bogs, water courses, lake and river shores.   Humid areas, with almost constant rainfall. Short dry periods are possible (generally not longer than 1 month).   
Medium altitude up to the timber line
Medium altitude up to the timber line
Low altitude, interior valleys
Medium altitude up to the timber line
Low altitude, interior valleys
Coastal mountains, 500 - 2000 m.
Medium altitude up to the timber line
Low altitude, interior valleys
Coastal mountains, 500 - 2000 m.
Coastal areas, 0 - 500 m
White, without information on the number of petals   White, 4 petals   White, 5 petals      Tree     

Low germination, less than 30 %   

Native    Frequent

Height: 20 m.

Good ornamental value (A)

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INTRODUCTION

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata (Tiaca / Triaca / Quiaca). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata

IX Region, Camino Melipeuco - Lago Caburga, Chile
Altitude: 400-700 m. 02 16, 2006

 

DESCRIPTION

Plant type: Tree

Flower: White, without information on the number of petals
White, 4 petals
White, 5 petals

Height: 20 m.

 

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata (Tiaca / Triaca / Quiaca). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata

IX Region, Camino Melipeuco - Lago Caburga, Chile
Altitude: 400-700 m. 02 16, 2006

 

HABITAT

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:

The plant grows in water or it has its roots within a permanent water course. This corresponds to marshes, bogs, water courses, lake and river shores.
Humid areas, with almost constant rainfall. Short dry periods are possible (generally not longer than 1 month).

 

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.

 

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata (Tiaca / Triaca / Quiaca). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata

IX Region, Camino Melipeuco - Lago Caburga, Chile
Altitude: 400-700 m. 02 16, 2006

 

USES

Good ornamental value (A)

 

 

 

 

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata (Tiaca / Triaca / Quiaca). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Caldcluvia paniculata

IX Region, Camino Melipeuco - Lago Caburga, Chile
Altitude: 400-700 m. 02 16, 2006

 

GROWING TIPS

 

This species has the following hardiness:

USDA Hardiness Zone 9. The plant does not tolerate snow, but can tolerate occasional freezing spells of about - 5° C (the typical morning frost of central Chile).

 

 

Low germination, less than 30 %

 

 

 

 

 

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More species from the same Cunoniaceae family in our data base:

Caldcluvia paniculata (Tiaca / Triaca / Quiaca)

Weinmannia trichosperma (Tineo / Palo santo)

 

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