Patagonia Wildflowers
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chilca negra
Acanthostyles buniifolius
Acanthostyles buniifolius
chilca negra Aster Family
Acanthostyles buniifolius Asteraceae
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Spanish common name
  •chilca negra
accepted scientific name
  •Acanthostyles buniifolius (Hook. & Arn.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
rules for finding collection records
  •Eupatorium buniifolium (51)
  •Acanthostyles buniifolius (235)
family name
  • Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2015 Rosângela Gonçalves Rolim, Flora Digital
Image License: Non-commercial with attribution
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.35 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Whorled
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to southern Bolivia and Brazil

How Likely at this Location (46%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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