Patagonia Wildflowers
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papa cimarrona
Dioscorea saxatilis
Dioscorea saxatilis
papa cimarrona yam
Dioscorea saxatilis Dioscoreaceae
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Spanish common name
  •papa cimarrona
accepted scientific name
  •Dioscorea saxatilis Poepp.
rules for finding collection records
  Dioscorea saxatilis (55)
  Dioscorea arenaria (0)
  Dioscorea parviflora (6)
family name
  • Dioscoreaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Eitel Carlos Thielemann Pinto
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Category: Woody Vines
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.13 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 2nd week of December

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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