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higuerilla chilena
Croton chilensis
Croton chilensis
higuerilla chilena Spurge Family
Croton chilensis Euphorbiaceae
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Spanish common names
  •higuerilla chilena
  •higuerilla de paposo
accepted scientific name
  •Croton chilensis Müll. Arg.
rules for finding collection records
  •Croton chilensis (21)
family name
  • Euphorbiaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Alain de Trenqualye Howard
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals, Stalked flowers in a column
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of July thru 3rd week of March

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Fundación R.A. Philippi
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mag select
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