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Brazilian cat's ear
Hypochaeris chillensis
Brazilian cat's ear Aster Family
Hypochaeris chillensis Asteraceae
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English common names
  •Brazilian cat's ear
  •Tweedy's cat's ear
common name
  •almeirão-do-campo (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Hypochaeris chillensis (Kunth) Britton
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  •Hypochaeris chillensis (165)
  •Hypochaeris brasiliensis (11)
  •Hypochaeris elata (37)
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Image Author: Rosângela Gonçalves Rolim, Flora Digital
Image License: Non-commercial with attribution
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.4 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 2nd week of March
Native to South America

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