GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OR ORIGIN:
Southern Mexico and northern Guatemala.
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE: 10 °C
IDEAL MINIMUM TEMPERATURE: 12 °C
ETYMOLOGY: Perhaps dedicated to David Nelson (? - 1789), gardener and botanist.
He was part of James Cook’s expedition with the Bounty. He was a gardener at Kew Garden.
Perhaps dedicated to David Nelson (? - 1789), gardener and botanist.