Patagonia Wildflowers
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Uruguayan firecracker
Dicliptera squarrosa
Dicliptera squarrosa
Uruguayan firecracker Acanthus Family
Dicliptera squarrosa Acanthaceae
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English common name
  •Uruguayan firecracker
accepted scientific name
  •Dicliptera squarrosa Nees
rules for finding collection records
  •Dicliptera tweediana (102)
  •Dicliptera squarrosa (614)
family name
  • Acanthaceae
Image Author: ©2017 Daniel Grasel, Flora Digital
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Two petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 1.0 to 1.2 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native to southern Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina

How Likely at this Location (94%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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