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ortiga caballuna
Blumenbachia dissecta
ortiga caballuna Blazing-star Family
Blumenbachia dissecta Loasaceae
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Spanish common name
  •ortiga caballuna
accepted scientific name
  •Blumenbachia dissecta (Hook. & Arn.) Weigend & Grau
rules for finding collection records
  •Blumenbachia dissecta (34)
  •Blumenbachia espigneira (2)
  •Caiophora dissecta (2)
  •Caiophora espigneira (1)
  •Caiophora kurtzii (1)
  •Caiophora patagonica (2)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Patricio Novoa Quezada
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.85 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Fundación R.A. Philippi
sib.gob.ar (2)
Alpine Garden Soc.
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Instituto Darwinion (6)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (2)
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