Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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balsam bog
Bolax gummifera
Bolax gummifera
balsam bog Carrot Family
Bolax gummifera Apiaceae
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English common name
  •balsam bog
accepted scientific name
  •Bolax gummifera (Lam.) Spreng.
rules for finding collection records
  •Bolax gummifera (134)
  •Bolax glebaria (0)
family name
  • Apiaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Marijn van den Brink
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of October thru 1st week of May

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (26) (3)
Alpine Garden Soc.
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iNaturalist (39)
Cal Photos (9)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (1)
SEINet (1)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base