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Photo by Pedro.

Found this at Grootscholten. The flowers are cup-shaped, and lack the "tentacles".

Author: Jean de Monnet de Lamarck, 1786
Origin:  Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  1 Centimetre
Height:  20 Centimetres
Flower:  Red-Brown
Propagate:  Seeds
Names:  Contrayerva
Synonyms:  Dorstenia tubicina Ruiz & Pav. 1798.
- and many more below...

This member of the Moraceae family was described by Lamarck in 1786, and a lot of others since. It is found in the Amazon, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some sun. The rhizome will grow up to one centimetre in diameter and two centimetres long. The whole plant will grow for up to 20 centimetres. The flowers are dark brown-reddish.

The genera is named after Theodor Dorsten, 16th century German botanist and medical professor at Marburg. The species is named after Brazil.

Dorstenia pernambucana Arruda, 1816.
Dorstenia infundibuliformis
Lodd. 1833.
Dorstenia montevidensis
Miq. 1843.
Dorstenia tomentosa
Fisch. & C.A. Mey. 1846.
Dorstenia montana
Herzog, 1915.
Dorstenia tubicina
fo. major (Chodat & Hassl.) Hassl. 1919.
Dorstenia tubicina
fo. subexcentrica Hassl. 1919.
Dorstenia sabanensis
Cuatrec. 1956.
Dorstenia heringeri
Carauta & C. Valente, 1975.
Dorstenia schulzii
Carauta, C. Valente & Dunn de Araujo, 1976.
Dorstenia amazonica
Carauta, C. Valente & Barth, 1979.
Dorstenia amazonica, Carauta, C.Valente & O.M.Barth.
Dorstenia brasiliensis f. balansae,
Dorstenia brasiliensis
var. guaranitica, Chodat.
Dorstenia brasiliensis
var. major, Chodat.
Dorstenia brasiliensis
var. palustris, Hassl.
Dorstenia brasiliensis
var. tomentosa, Hassl.
Dorstenia brasiliensis
var. tubicina, Chodat.
Dorstenia brasiliensis
var. typica, Hassl.
Dorstenia heringeri,
Carauta & C.Valente.
Dorstenia infundibuliformis,
Dorstenia montana,
Dorstenia montevidensis,
Fielding & Gardner.
Dorstenia pernambucana,
Dorstenia placentoides Comm. ex Lam.
Dorstenia sabanensis Cuatrec.
Dorstenia schulzii Carauta. C.Valente & Dunn de Arau
Dorstenia tomentosa,
Fisch. & C.A.Mey.
Dorstenia tubicina,
Ruiz & Pav.
Dorstenia tubicina
var. genuina, Hassl.
Dorstenia tubicina f. subexcentrica,
Dorstenia tubicina f. typica,