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mata negra
Escallonia virgata
Escallonia virgata
mata negra escallonias
Escallonia virgata Escalloniaceae
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Spanish common names
  •mata negra
accepted scientific name
  •Escallonia virgata (Ruiz & Pav.) Pers.
rules for finding collection records
  •Escallonia virgata (156)
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Lucía Abello
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.4 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed last week of October thru 1st week of April

How Likely at this Location (34%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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