Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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papa cimarrona
Dioscorea fastigiata
Dioscorea fastigiata
papa cimarrona yam
Dioscorea fastigiata Dioscoreaceae
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Spanish common names
  •papa cimarrona
accepted scientific name
  •Dioscorea fastigiata Gay
rules for finding collection records
  •Dioscorea fastigiata (42)
  •Dioscorea cylindrostachya (1)
  •Dioscorea thinophila (3)
family name
  • Dioscoreaceae
Image Author: Diego Alarcón, Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Chile
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Wildflowers, Woody Vines
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Whorled, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of September thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Chileflora (5)
iNaturalist (7)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (1)
base map where plant found
mag select
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