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Loasa tricolor
ortiga brava Blazing-star Family
Loasa tricolor Loasaceae
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Spanish common names
  •ortiga brava
  •ortiga caballuna
  •ortiga macho
accepted scientific name
  •Loasa tricolor Gawl.
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  •Loasa tricolor (45)
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Image Author: ©2014 Italo Specogna
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.8 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of August thru end of February

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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