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hairy fiddleneck
Amsinckia calycina
hairy fiddleneck Borage Family
Amsinckia calycina Boraginaceae
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English common names
  •hairy fiddleneck
  •yellow burweed
Spanish common name
  •planta amarilla
accepted scientific name
  •Amsinckia calycina (Moris) Chater
rules for finding collection records
  •Amsinckia calycina (162)
  •Amsinckia angustifolia authority contains Lehm (0)
  •Amsinckia hispida authority contains Johnst (2)
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed last week of August thru 2nd week of December
Native to Argentina and Chile

How Likely at this Location (56%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Chilebosque (2)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (2)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
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