Patagonia Wildflowers
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murtillo of Juan Fernandez
Gaultheria racemulosa
Gaultheria racemulosa
murtillo of Juan Fernandez Heather Family
Gaultheria racemulosa Ericaceae
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Spanish common name
  •murtillo of Juan Fernandez
accepted scientific name
  •Gaultheria racemulosa (DC.) D.J. Middleton
rules for finding collection records
  •Gaultheria racemulosa (104)
  •Pernettya rigida (17)
family name
  • Ericaceae
Image Author: ©2017 Diego Alarcón, ©1991 coqwallon
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of August thru 3rd week of May

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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