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Ephedra americana
Ephedra americana
ephedra shrubs
Ephedra americana Ephedraceae
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common name
accepted scientific name
  •Ephedra americana Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.
rules for finding collection records
  •Ephedra americana (67)
  •Ephedra andina authority contains Poepp (25)
  •excludeEphedra americana andina
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Zoya Akulova
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Flower size is about 0.35 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed 2nd week of August thru end of March

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (14)
Flora Mendocina
Alpine Garden Soc.
Links to Plant Photos
iNaturalist (60)
Flora Mendocina (20)
Wikimedia Commons (3)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (2)
SEINet (1)
Cal Photos (1)
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mag select
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