Patagonia Wildflowers
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ortiga caballuna
Blumenbachia dissecta
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 (53)
  •Blumenbachia espigneira (2)
  •Caiophora dissecta (2)
  •Caiophora espigneira (0)
  •Caiophora kurtzii (1)
  •Caiophora patagonica (4)
family name
  • Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Patricio Novoa Quezada
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.85 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of November thru 2nd week of February

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base