Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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golden yellow Chloraea
Chloraea chrysantha
Chloraea chrysantha
golden yellow Chloraea Orchid Family
Chloraea chrysantha Orchidaceae
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English common name
  •golden yellow Chloraea
Spanish common name
  •orquídea amarilla
accepted scientific name
  •Chloraea chrysantha Poepp.
rules for finding collection records
  •Chloraea chrysantha (145)
family name
  • Orchidaceae
Image Author: ©2015 Michael G. Simpson
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 1.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 1st week of December

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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Alpine Garden Soc.
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