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Chilean rhubarb
Gunnera tinctoria
Gunnera tinctoria
Chilean rhubarb giant-rhubarb
Gunnera tinctoria Gunneraceae
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English common names
  •Chilean rhubarb
  •giant rhubarb
Spanish common names
accepted scientific name
  •Gunnera tinctoria (Molina) Mirb.
rules for finding collection records
  •Gunnera tinctoria (432)
  •Gunnera chilensis (3)
family name
  • Gunneraceae
Image Author: ©2013 Richard Spellenberg
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed last week of August thru 3rd week of May
Native to southern Chile and Argentina.

How Likely at this Location (64%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base