Patagonia Wildflowers
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Brazilian cat's ear
Hypochaeris chillensis
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
rules for finding collection records
  •Hypochaeris chillensis (214)
  •Hypochaeris brasiliensis (15)
  •Hypochaeris elata (37)
family name
  • Asteraceae
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 last week of August thru 1st week of May
Native to South America

How Likely at this Location (40%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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