Wildflower Identification
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Gentianella magellanica
canchanlagua Gentian Family
Gentianella magellanica Gentianaceae
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Spanish common names
  •genciana de Magallanes
accepted scientific name
  •Gentianella magellanica (Gaudich.) Fabris ex D.M. Moore
rules for finding collection records
  •Gentianella magellanica (39)
  •Gentiana lactea (1)
  •Gentiana patagonica (0)
  •Gentiana pearcei (1)
  •Gentiana valdiviana (1)
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Image Author: ©2009 Jason Hollinger
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.35 to 0.6 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of December thru 3rd week of April

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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Chilebosque (4)
sib.gob.ar (3)
Alpine Garden Soc.
Links to Plant Photos
Chileflora (5)
Chilebosque (4)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (2)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
base map where plant found
mag select
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